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Alexander Belenky

  • Tenured Professor (2011)
  • Alexander Belenky has been at HSE University since 2009.

Education, Degrees and Academic Titles

  • 1997
  • 1995

    Doctor of Sciences* in Application of Computers, Mathematical Modelling, and Mathematical Methods in Research
    RAS Trapeznikov Institute of Control Sciences

  • 1981

    Candidate of Sciences* (PhD) in System Analysis, Management and Information Processing

  • 1974

    Lomonosov Moscow State University

* Candidate of Sciences
According to the International Standard Classification of Education (ISCED) 2011, Candidate of Sciences belongs to ISCED level 8 - "doctoral or equivalent", together with PhD, DPhil, D.Lit, D.Sc, LL.D, Doctorate or similar. Candidate of Sciences allows its holders to reach the level of the Associate Professor.
* Doctor of Sciences
A post-doctoral degree called Doctor of Sciences is given to reflect second advanced research qualifications or higher doctorates in ISCED 2011.

Awards and Accomplishments

Best Teacher – 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011

Courses (2023/2024)

Courses (2022/2023)

Courses (2021/2022)

Courses (2020/2021)

Courses (2019/2020)

Courses (2018/2019)

Public Management Decision-making (Master’s programme; Faculty of Social Sciences; 1 year, 3, 4 module)Rus


Other publications46

Opinion pieces in the media

1. Alexander S. Belenky, The 2004 Election: Incredible Outcomes. Brookline Bulletin, Volume 2, Issue 26, p.4; 2004

2. Alexander S. Belenky The 2004 Election: Local polls and Campaign Strategies. Brookline Bulletin, Volume 2. Issue 29, p.4; 2004

3. Alexander S. Belenky The 2004 Election: How It Can Be Won. Brookline Bulletin, Volume 2, Issue 35, pp.8,10; 2004

4. Alexander S. Belenky Teaching Mathematics at American Public Schools: What Is Left Behind?  Brookline Bulletin, Volume 2, issue 36, pp.4, 8; 2004

5. Alexander S. Belenky and Richard C. Larson, Faulty system for democracy. Opinions, Boston Herald, February 12, 2007.

6. Alexander S. Belenky and Richard C. Larson, Voting should not be a heroic act of patience, The Christian Science Monitor, Opinion, September 12, 2006.

7. Alexander S. Belenky and Richard C. Larson, A call for creating service standards, The Boston Globe, February 20, 2007.

8. Alexander S. Belenky and Richard C. Larson, Votes are cast. Make sure they’re counted. New York Times, Letters to the Editor, December 13, 2006.

9. Alexander S. Belenky,  Belenky: Counting Votes for President, Milford Daily News February 10, 2008

10. Alexander S. Belenky  Getting Rid of the Electoral College by Keeping It, Op-Ed News, February `13, 2008

11. Alexander S. Belenky Massachusetts Should Reject the Popular Vote Plan, Telegram&Gazette, February 14, 2008

12. Alexander S. Belenky,  Belenky: Avoid electoral crisis by putting the people first, Milford Daily News, April 4, 2008

13. Alexander S. Belenky,   Electoral College system benefits Vermont voters, Rutland Herald, April 20, 2008

14. Alexander S. Belenky, Democratic race not over until superdelegates have their say, Telegram&Gazette, June 3, 2008

15. Alexander S. Belenky,   U.S. education system gets failing math grade, Times Argus, June 8, 2008

16. Alexander S. Belenky,   Should Voters Care About the Rules of Electing a President? Op-Ed News, Sept. 23, 2008

17. Alexander S. Belenky, Belenky: Making Every State a “Battleground” and Every Vote Count, Milford Daily News, October 8, 2008

18. Alexander S. Belenky, Dick Cheney the Next President? Times Argus, November 2, 2008

19. Alexander S. Belenky  Return Bay State to election relevancy,  The Sun Chronicle. November 19, 2008

20. Alexander S. Belenky  Belenky: The Achilles Heel of the popular vote plan, Daily News Tribune, January 30, 2009

21. Alexander S. Belenky  Belenky: Challenging the NPV compact, Milford Daily News, February 11, 2009

22. Alexander S. Belenky  Belenky: Mistake in math: Leaving analytical thinking behind, MetroWest Daily News, March 24, 2009

23. Alexander S. Belenky: For national vote plan, all states must consent, Buffalo News,April 7, 2009

24. Alexander S. Belenky: Brittle cornerstones of national popular vote plan, Providence Journal, April 11, 2009

25. Alexander S. Belenky and Richard C. Larson, Voting standards are key to avoiding long lines on Election Day (with Richard C. Larson), Plain Dealer, May 8, 2009

26. Alexander S. Belenky and Richard C. Larson, The challenge of electric-grid storage, Providence Journal, February 24, 2011

27 Alexander S. Belenky and Richard C. Larson, How to Fix the Electoral College, The Baltimore Sun, November 6, 2012.

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Autumn School “Advances in Decision Analysis” was held.

On November 27 to 29, the HSE was held the Autumn School "Successes of decision analysis" with the participation of leading foreign specialists (Yong Shi, Michel Grabish, Ahmet Alkan, Bhavook Bhardwaj, Siddharth Chatterjee, Manfred J. Holler, K. Markström)

HSE and University of London: Joint BA Programme in Applied Data Analysis

In 2018, the Higher School of Economics will launch an English-taught double degree programme in partnership with the University of London in Applied Data Analysis. Graduates will be awarded an undergraduate degree from HSE in Applied Mathematics and Information Science and a Bachelor of Science in Data Science and Business Analytics from the University of London. International applicants are invited to apply online starting November 15, 2017.

Laureates of Golden HSE 2016

On December 20, 2016, the ZIL Cultural Centre hosted this year’s Golden HSE awards ceremony. This year saw several significant changes to the award rules: new nominations have appeared, many of them were divided into categories for different groups of employees — all to help ensure HSE was able to express its gratitude to a larger number of worthy candidates.