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Elena Shakina

  • Elena Shakina has been at HSE University since 2002.

Education and Degrees

  • 2016

    University of Vigo
    Thesis Title: Company investment strategies for intangibles

  • 2016

    Thesis Title: Individual research grants and academic productivity

  • 2008

    Candidate of Sciences* (PhD) in Finance, Monetary Circulation and Credit
    HSE University
    Thesis Title: Program Evaluation in Public Finance: the Case of Perm Region

  • 2003

    Degree in Finance and Credit
    HSE University, economics

  • 2003

    Degree in Finance and Credit
    HSE 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.

Awards and Accomplishments

Young Faculty Support Program (Group of Young Academic Professionals)
Category "Future Professoriate" (2011-2012)


Diploma (Finance&Credit) - SU-HSE, Perm 2003


  • 2009:The Scientific and PracticalCourse inAppliedEconometrics" (NES)
  • 2010:InternationalSummer School of Bremerhaven(Germany),""
  • 2010:CertificateBEC Vantage
  • 2010: The Scientific and PracticalCourse inGame Theory" ( NES)
  • 2011: International Week of University of Vigo (Spain) - Visiting Lecturer, Classes "Relative Valuation", training "GUUGLE Workshop"
  • 2011: The Course in Empirical Industrial Organization" (NES)
  • 2011: Workshop on Academic Writing (prof. Elko Huizingh (Huizingh Academic Development))
  • 2012: Visiting Research Fellow at the Department of Accountancy and Finance, University of Vigo, Orense
  • 2012: International Week of University of Vigo (Spain) - Visiting Lecturer, Classes "Business Valuation"
  • 2012: Workshop on Academic Writing (NRU HSE)
  • 2012: ISEO Summer School "Building the New Economic Welfare after the Crisis", Brecia, Italy, 23-30 June.
  • 2012: Workshop on Contract Theory (NES)
  • 2012: Internship in the University of Essex (in the frame of launching jount master program), Southend, London, UK, 18-26 November.
  • 2013: Visiting Research Fellow at the Department of Accountancy and Finance, University of Vigo, Orense
  • 2013: IELTS (Academic)
  • 2014: Master program "Management in Higher Education" (NRU HSE) - 2nd year
  • 2014: Visiting Research Fellow (18/07-08/08) at the Department of Accountancy and Finance, University of Vigo, Orense
  • 2014: Summer School "Structural Estimation in Corporate Finance", Center for Monetary and Financial Studies, Madrid, Spain


  • 2010-2011:Academic premium
  • 2011-2012: Academic premium
  • 2012-2013: Academic premium
  • 2013-2015: Academic premium
  • 2011-2012:  Research Group "Intellectual Capital Evaluation"
  • 2013: Research Group "Empirical Corporate Finance"


General management of the International Laboratory of the Intangible-Driven Economy

Coordination of projects for the research and academic development at the St. Petersburg School of Economics and Management (SEM), including:

  • SEM Research Seminar
  • Ph.D. programs
  • International scientific events (conferences, PhD workshops)

Participation in the development, updating and implementation of the SEM academic development policy


  • Strategic Financial Management for graduate students
  • Business Research Methods for graduate students
  • Business Valuation for undergraduate students

Courses (2021/2022)

Courses (2020/2021)

Courses (2019/2020)

Fields of Interest

  • Value-based Managment
  • Intellectual Capital Evaluation
  • Empirical Corporate Finance
  • Academic Contract

Research Projects

  • April - June 2010 - Implementation of the Budgeting System and the Balanced Scorecard in Real Estate Company
  • March - June 2009 - Development of Methodology for Assessing the Value of Fiscal Services for the Administration of the Perm Region
  • October-November 2008 - Development of the Investment Strategy of Perm
  • September 2008 - Introduction of Inter-industry Wages System in the Budgetary Institutions of Perm Region
  • November-December 2007 - Study on the Transition of Archival Industry to the New Technology
  • August - November 2007 - Development of the Socio-Economic Development  Strategy of Solikamsk of Perm Region for 2008-2018
  • September - November 2006 - Implementation of Balanced Scorecard of the Development Company
  • October-December 2006 Development of the Methodological Framework and Business-plan to Create a Venture Fund
  • April - September 2005 -  Introduction of the Balanced Scorecard of the Oil Company
  • December 2004 - February 2005 - Development of the Priorities of Socio-economic Development of the Perm Region
  • others

Participation in Conferences

  • Transition to Performance Budgeting: Mechanisms of Monitoring and Estimation. 11-th Bi-Annual Conference of European Association for Comparative Economic Studies «Comparing Responses to Global Instability», Tartu, Estonia: University of Tartu, Fuculty of Economics and Business Administration, 2010.
  • EACES Workshop International Scientific Conference "Market Failures and the Role of Institutions" . Intellectual Capital: Value Drivers and Role of the Institutions in Europe and Russia, 22-24 September 2011, Milocer, Montenegro.
  • 12th European Conference on Knowledge Management. Intellectual Capital Evaluation: Relationship between Knowledge Management Implementation and Company’s Performance, 1-2 September 2011, University of Passau, Germany
  • iCARE, 2013, NRU HSE-Perm
  • XV April International Academic Conference on Economic and Social Development, 2014
  • iCARE, 2014, NRU HSE-Perm


Articles and book chapters28

Working papers4

Timetable for today

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St. Petersburg HSE Campus and VK Form Strategic Partnership

The HSE Campus in St. Petersburg and VK have announced a partnership to implement academic and other projects. The partners will begin by creating the International Bachelor’s in Business and Economics programme at St. Petersburg School of Business. Sergey Mardanov, VK Director of University Relations, will become the Business Director of the new programme.

IDLab at the Yasin (April) conference

IDLab employees took an active part in the XXIII Yasin (April) International Academic Conference on Economic and Social Development

ID Lab ONLINE Workshop

Victor Krakovich presented the results of the study "Research-teaching nexus: the new answer to the old question"

From reviewers about reviews

On January 25 the HSE AWC hosted its first event in 2022 – the panel discussion "From reviewers, to reviewers, about reviews."

Key Things to Know About the New International Bachelor's in Business and Economics

In 2021, a new unique bachelor’s programme called ‘International Bachelor's in Business and Economics’ was launched at HSE – Saint Petersburg. This programme is the result of a merging of the previous bachelor's programmes in Economics and International Business and Management. In this interview, Elena Shakina, Dean of the St.Petersburg School of Economics and Management, revealed to us how the modified undergraduate programme will help students to acquire the most competitive and actual skills, as well as mentioned the benefits of its partnership with VK, a famous Russian internet company.

Here’s what happened at HSE – St. Petersburg in 2021

The HSE – St. Petersburg team prepared a recap of the most significant events of the outgoing 2021 year, while the campus director Anna Tyshetskaya shared her future plans for the campus.

ID Lab ONLINE Workshop

Anna Daviy presented the results of the research “Does the regional environment matter for the implementation of an ERP system? Data from Russia ", conducted under the supervision of Elena Shakina as part of the dissertation work

ID Lab ONLINE Workshop

Elena Zelenskaya presented a new study "The efficiency of the performing arts: Evidence from data envelopment analysis for Russian theaters"

IDLab researchers joined the Council for Data of the Federal Service for Labor and Employment

Elena Shakina, Petr Parshakov and Sofia Paklina became members of the Council for Data of the Federal Service for Labor and Employment (Rostrud), which is aimed at solving the tasks of the department using digital technologies

IDLab Workshop

Nick Zubanov presented preliminary results of the research "Measuring the economic costs of employee turnover: A structural approach"

Conference "Neighbors in Research"

IDLab members, as well as students writing course papers under their supervision, took an active part in the VIII scientific conference "Neighbors in Research".

IDLab at the April conference!

Sofia Paklina presented the results of the study "Which professional skills value more under digital transformation?" The research was carried out jointly with Elena Shakina, head of IDLab

IDLab Researchers Welcome New Interns!

According to the results of the selection of motivation letters, 11 students from 3 HSE University campuses were recruited to the International Laboratory of Intangible-Driven Economy (IDLab). Yesterday the first acquaintance of the interns with the laboratory team took place.

ID Lab ONLINE Workshop

IDLab researchers presented a new study on the development of a business ethics index for Russian companies

Interregional Research Online Seminar

Researchers of IDLab took part in Interregional Research Online Seminar

Petr Parshakov presented at the ROSES online conference

Petr Parshakov, IDLab member, presented the results of a study on the impact of expectations on employee performance after job change

Analytics for Management and Economics Conference (online)

Researchers of IDLab took part in the next session of Analytics for Management and Economics Conference

Analytics for Management and Economics Conference (online)

ID Lab members took part in organizing and conducting the section "Intellectual capital and performance" of the conference "Analytics for Management and Economics"

IDLab ONLINE Research Workshop

Petr Parshakov, Deputy Head of IDLab, presented a study on the impact of expectations when changing a job on individual productivity using data on football players

Presentation at the webinar of Kochubey Center as part of the OnLab project

IDLab experts made a presentation "INFODEMIA COVID-19: shocks of financial markets" according to the results of a scientific study

IDLab ONLINE Research Workshop

Anna Daviy and Elena Shakina presented the preliminary results of a joint study of the optimal moment of technology adaptation

International Advisory Board of SEM HSE

On September 28, as part of the International Conference Analytics for Management and Economics, the International Advisory Board of the St Petersburg School of Economics and Management convened to discuss the School's current and future plans for development.

II Analytics for Management and Economics Conference

II international conference “Analytics for Management and Economics Conference. AMEC 2019 ”

Congratulations with PhD defence!

The Department of Economics and Finance and IDLab congratulate Marina Zavertyaeva on the successful defense of her PhD thesis!

More Than a Conference: New Agreements Signed with Harbin Institute of Technology

We are particularly interested in expanding our international partner's network. Signing new student exchange agreements is a basic step in this processes. Let's find out the newest one, which is signed within AMEC.

Best in Russia

In terms of the highest average score of the Unified State Exam, HSE University – St Petersburg has taken the first place among the Russian universities in such fields of study as Oriental Studies and Management. The university has become the second within Philology. Finally, two more programmes within History and Political Science fields of study are in top-3.

Double Degree Bachelor’s Programmes Launched at HSE University – St. Petersburg

This year, 10 students from  the University of Rome Tor Vergata will arrive at HSE – St. Petersburg as part of the newly-launched Double Degree programmes.

With or without CU: A comparative study of efficiency of European and Russian corporate universities

At January 22 during the research seminar "Empirical research of corporate Finance" School of Finance were presented the results of the study of Parshakov P., Shakina E. A. With or without CU: A comparative study of efficiency of European and Russian corporate universities

Apply for RSSIA 2018: Discover Your Research Potential

Every summer since 2007, the Center for Institutional Studies at the National Research University Higher School of Economics has been organizing the annual Russian Summer School on Institutional Analysis (RSSIA). Students and researchers from around the world convene in Moscow to enjoy a whole week of lectures and consultations, presentations, discussions and networking, as well as the opportunity to be inspired by the experts.

HSE Researchers Take Part in ‘Economics of Football’ Conference

On June 23-24, the international conference ‘Economics of Football’ was held in Kazan. This event was organized by the Higher School of Economics (HSE), the New Economic School and Kazan Federal University. Angel Barajas, Dennis Coates, Elena Shakina, Petr Parshakov, Iuliia Naidenova and Anna Bykova, staff members of the International Laboratory of Intangible-driven Economy, participated in the conference. The researchers presented papers and worked as moderators, discussants and key speakers at various sessions and workshops.

The Head of the Laboratory, Elena Shakina has presented Laboratory achievements and future plans on the extended meeting of Academic Council of NRU HSE, Perm branch

Elena Shakina has presented a report on scientific publications of the laboratory for 2014-2016 as well as the laboratory's strategic plans for 2017-2019.

Elena Shakina Completed PhD

Elena Shakina, Head of the International Laboratory of Intangible-driven Economy defended her PhD dissertation at the University of Vigo in Spain.

Elena Shakina Graduates from the "Management in Higher Education" Program

International Professor Inspired by Passion for Learning at HSE Perm

Professor Felix J. Lopez Iturriaga has been a Leading Research Fellow at the International Laboratory of Intangible-driven Economy at HSE Perm since 2014. In an interview with HSE English News service, he spoke about his positive experiences working at HSE and his hopes for developing further international academic exchanges.

‘I Care’: Theory and Practice

HSE Perm has hosted the second International Conference on Applied Research. The conference drew Russian and international experts. Participants discussed theoretical models of economic processes, public-private partnership, intellectual capital, market development etc.