On July 1, 2021, the International Center for the History and Sociology of the Second World War and Its Consequences was reorganized into the Institute for Advanced Soviet and Post-Soviet Studies (ISPI). For more information, click this button
Institute for Advanced Soviet and Post-Soviet Studies in Moscow, Russia, invites applications for postdoctoral research positions in the field of history of World War II and Soviet society, history of Stalinism, as well as other topics dealing with Soviet and post-Soviet history and culture more broadly.
This summer, the HSE Centre for the History and Sociology of World War II and Its Consequences was reorganized to become the HSE Institute for Advanced Soviet and Post-Soviet Studies. Oleg Budnitskii, Doctor of Historical Sciences, head of the Centre and director of the Institute, talked to the HSE News Service about the new division.
The new book "Другая Россия: Исследования по истории русской эмиграции" by Oleg Budnitskii is about to appeared
"Drugaja Rossija: Issledovanija po istorii russkoj jemigracii"
a new article by Gennady Estraikh has been published in the journal "Acta Poloniae Historica" (123, 2021)
Researchers trying to compare economic data of the USSR and capitalist countries face questions of the comprehensiveness, accessibility, and reliability of data on Soviet economic production and growth. At an online seminar hosted by the HSE University International Centre for the History and Sociology of World War II and its Consequences, Assistant Professor Ilya Voskoboynikov (Faculty of Economic Sciences, HSE University) presented an overview of available approaches to studying the absolute size of the Soviet economy and its growth rates.
The USSR State Budget during World War II
How Soviet women paid a price for associating with allied soldiers
Isabelle R. Kaplan, a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the International Centre for the History and Sociology of World War II and Its Consequences, talks about her research on non-Slavic minorities in the Soviet Union in an interview to the HSE Look.