Methodology and Practice of Foresight Studies

International workshop "Methodology and Practice of Foresight Studies" was organized by the Research Laboratory for Science and Technology Studies on December 9, 2011

Does post-Soviet space have a common future?

Olga Kamenchuk, Director on International and Public Relations (VCIOM), presented her report “Does post-Soviet space have a common future?” on December 8, 2011. It was timed to the 20th anniversary of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS).

Research seminar by Armen Arakelyan (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid): «Liquidity in Credit Default Swap Markets»

On Thursday, December 8 at 4.30 pm International College of Economics and Finance held Research seminar.
Speaker: Armen Arakelyan (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)
Theme: «Liquidity in Credit Default Swap Markets», joint with Pedro Serrano
Venue: Pokrovski Bulvar, 11, Room Zh-822

Science and Technology Foresight

International workshop “Science and Technology Foresight” was held on December 8, 2011 at Higher School of Economics

Bridging Russian and European Technology Platforms

On December 7, 2011the HSE Research Laboratory for Economics of Innovation organised the International Workshop “Bridging Russian and European Technology Platforms”.

Alexander Shen. Complexity of definitions and complexity of computations.

An overiew and a more detailed description of the Kolmogorov complexity

Signing a contract with leading scientists

November 29, 2011 Lead scientist David Waring Dunham signed a contract with MIEM and started work on the management of the laboratory.

Comparative Sociology in Quantitative Perspective

The LCSR conference " Comparative Sociology in Quantitative Perspective " took place in Moscow from 25th to 28th of November. It was an important event in the life of the laboratory, because the first results of the researchers work were summed up.

David Dunham lecture in MIEM

November 25th, 2011 at MIEM a lecture of Dr. David W. Dunham devoted to problems of development of the solar system and protect the Earth by man from a potentially dangerous space objects.

Culture influence on economic behavior

The regular workshop of the series "Culture Matters"  was held on 24th November. Prof. Andrey Belik (Center for Ethnopolitical Research, Institute of Ethnology and Anthropology, leading research associate) made the report "Impact of culture on economic behavior".