Recently the HSE and the London School of Economics signed a new agreement on the activities and development of the HSE International College of Economics and Finance (ICEF) for the next 4 years.
On April 21, the session of the Russian Public Council for Education Development was held at the Lomonosov State University. The "Anti-monopoly policy in Education through the Federal Anti-monopoly Service of Russia (the FAS) vision" was under discussion.
The web-based University World News published Y. Kuzminov`s outlook on Russian educational system and its prospects.
The second day of the Russia - Europe Conference on "Innovative Policy for Economic Growth: Goals and Tools", held at the SU-HSE focused on Russian and European Union innovative policy research results.
On November 17, SU-HSE was honoured by a visit of one of the most distinguished experts in economics and finance in the world, LSE Director Howard Davies.
On October 28th, as part of the "Urgent research and design in education" workshop, there was a discussion of the PIRLS international comparative research results from 2006 on the reading skills of primary school pupils.