‘We tried to give them a bright future.’ These are the words of engineers, construction workers, geologists, doctors and other specialists from the former Soviet republic regarding the years they spent in Mongolia. Those Soviet-era specialists are still united by the memory of trying to build something on such a grand scale and then seeing the whole project collapse. More than 100 members of that community agreed to be interviewed in-depth by political scientist Alexei Mikhalev. Here, he shares information from their collective memory with IQ.HSE.
Intercampus seminar 'On Some Discrete Optimization Problems'
CInSt Research Seminar 'Swords into Bank Shares: Financial Solutions to the Threat of Political Violence'
Conference 'Poletayev Readings 9¾: The Corridors of Theory'
Online International Autumn School 'Frontiers in Demographic Research'
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