Ranking of HSE Authors in SSRN: July 2012
As of July 1st 2012, over 8000 authors have published their papers in the Social Science Research Network (SSRN). This number includes 150 members of the HSE staff.
Generally, international researchers who work at the HSE are a little bit more active in promoting the results of their research through the Social Science Research Network (SSRN): they publish working papers and articles on the personal pages, in research paper series and topical e-journals. But the growing number of HSE researchers registered in the SSRN proves that this website is also becoming popular among Russian researchers.
The SSRN rankings of the most in demand working papers and articles are updated on a daily basis. In June the top 10 included the paper by HSE tenured professor Igor Gurkov 'Evisiting Miles-Snow Typology of Strategic Orientation Using Stakeholder Theory’ published in the MRN Corporate Strategy & Business Policy Network.
Among the working papers by the HSE programme of fundamental research, the most popular by number of views is currently the paper by Gaaitzen J. de Vries, Abdul A. Erumban, Marcel P. Timmer, Ilya B. Voskoboynikov and Harry X. Wu ‘Deconstructing the BRICs: Structural Transformation and Aggregate Productivity Growth’.
Moscow, Tatarstan and St. Petersburg are the leaders of the new ranking. Based on 53 indicators, the ranking can be used by regional governments to develop and optimize their innovation policy. The ranking presentation was held on October 31 at a press conference hosted by the TASS news agency.
is HSE University’s ranking in terms of salaries of graduates employed in the field of economics and finance. The ranking was prepared by Superjob.ru research centre based on a study of the average income of young professionals who graduated from 2013–2018.
HSE University has maintained its leading position in the ranking compiled by the Russian Council for International Affairs. The ranking evaluated the websites of 65 Russian universities. HSE was awarded 104 points out of 108, increasing its position by 11 points on last year. HSE's closest rival ranked a further 17 points behind, which is a larger gap than previously.
A new article by Kirill Zhirkov, a Research Fellow with the HSE Laboratory for Comparative Social Research, was published recently online in the international peer-reviewed journal Conflict Management and Peace Science.
In the article the scientists compare accounts on the trajectory of innovation in Russia and the USA.
The Social Science Research Network (SSRN) publishes a monthly ranking of research centers and universities in the social and economic sciences. According to the results of the first quarter of 2013, the HSE ranks first for the number of registered authors publishing their papers on the SSRN site. Over the year, their number has more than doubled: from 117 to 272.