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Up: A Week in a ‘Lift’ With Nobel Laureate

Last week Eric Maskin, Nobel laureate in economics, Professor at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton University (USA), Chief Research Fellow at the HSE International Laboratory of Decision Choice and Analysis, participated in the work of the International Advisory Committee for the HSE Development Programme and made a presentation at a conference dedicated to V.M. Polterovich, member of the Russian Academy of Sciences. What else did the programme of the prominent researcher’s visit to Moscow contain and what did he manage to do during the week?

Up: A Week in a ‘Lift’ With Nobel Laureate

Last week Eric Maskin, Nobel laureate in economics, Professor at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton University (USA), Chief Research Fellow at the HSE International Laboratory of Decision Choice and Analysis, participated in the work of the International Advisory Committee for the HSE Development Programme and made a presentation at a conference dedicated to V.M. Polterovich, member of the Russian Academy of Sciences. What else did the programme of the prominent researcher’s visit to Moscow contain and what did he manage to do during the week?

Workshop by Prof. Yves Gingras “New Areas for Use of Bibliometric Methods”, May 20

On May 20th Prof. Yves Gingras has delivered a “New Areas for Use of Bibliometric Methods” at the HSE. The event has been organized by the Research Laboratory of Science and Technology Studies, HSE Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge.

New Areas for Use of Bibliometric Methods

On May 20th Prof. Yves Gingras has delivered a “New Areas for Use of Bibliometric Methods” at the HSE. The event has been organized by the Research Laboratory of Science and Technology Studies, HSE Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge.

Matthijs Wildenbeest about his Moscow visit

On May, 16-20 Matthijs Wildenbeest from Indiana University visited HSE with course "Structural Econometric Modeling in Industrial Organization". After his visit we got a short feedback:

Cross-cultural Studies of Autonomy and Self-determination of Human Behavior

The chief researcher of the International Laboratory of Socio-Cultural Research, Associate professor of Department of Psychology in Saskatchevan University PhD Valery Chirkov presented his work on 31st May within the Laboratory research seminar. The presentation “Cross-cultural Studies of Autonomy and Self-determination of Human Behavior” was devoted to the results of the research project “Parent and Teacher Autonomy support in Russian and US adolescents”.

Statistical Measurement of Innovation in the EU

On May 27, 2011 Giulio Perani (ISTAT, Italy), one of the leading experts in statistics of science, technology and innovation, delivered a seminar on "Statistical Measurement of Innovation in the EU"

The regular LCSS working seminar on comparative studies conducted by GfK Group

The regular LCSS working seminar took place on May 26, 2011. Alexander Demidov, the chief executive officer of “GfK Rus” company, made a report about the comparative studies conducted by GfK Group.

Measurement of Emerging/Enabling and General Purpose Technologies

On May 25, 2011 the HSE Research Laboratory for Economics of Innovation organized Research workshop “Measurement of Emerging/Enabling and General Purpose Technologies”

President of Russia met with foreign scientists

Taking part in the discussion with Dmitry Medvedev were scientists from universities in the USA, Japan, Britain, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, and other countries, who were among the winners of the Russian Education and Science Ministry’s first tender for organising and carrying out research and development work at Russian universities. There was also scientific adviser LCSS, Ronald Inglehart.