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ANR-Lab employees took part in the St. Petersburg Summer School on Network Analysis

ANR-Lab employees took part in the St. Petersburg Summer School on Network Analysis
On July 12-17, 2021, the 4th St. Petersburg Summer School on Network Analysis occurred. The event was held online and brought together participants from 9 countries. Two laboratory employees took part in the summer school, where they presented their research and received advice from invited teachers.

Jacques Thisse is presenting at NBER 2021 Summer Institute conference

Today, July 29, "Urban Economics" workshop starts (organizer -- Prof. Edward Glaeser from Harward University, one on the leading scientists on urban economics). The workshop is held within NBER 2021 Summer Institute conference. At the workshop, our scientific advisor Jacques Thisse will present his paper "A Unified Theory of Cities" (joint with Matthew Turner and Phillip Ushchev), date: July, 30, Friday, 17:30-19:30, Moscow time. The conference will be live streamed: https://www.nber.org/conferences/si-2021-urban-economicsEverybody is welcome!

"We have accomplished much, yet there is always room for improvement"

"We have accomplished much, yet there is always room for improvement"
An HSE University corporate media "Okna Rosta" spoke to the ICSID director Andrei Yakovlev about the history of the Center, being efficient as a global team, the challenges ahead, and more.

Academic Allowances

Academic allowances were awarded to two laboratory members.

Laboratory employees took part in the 26th World Congress of Political Science

Laboratory employees took part in the 26th World Congress of Political Science
On July 10-15, the 26th World Congress of Political Science was held online. Laboratory members Valentina Kuskova, Dmitry Zaytsev, Gregory Khvatsky and Anna Sokol presented their reports at the "Policy Networks" section: 

ANR-Lab employees took part in the Networks2021 conference

ANR-Lab employees took part in the Networks2021 conference
On July 5-10, Networks2021 was held – joint conference of Sunbelt and NetSci, the main international conferences on network analysis and network science. Nine laboratory members made oral and poster presentations at the conference and took part in workshops within the conference framework.

7th The Role of State in Varieties of Capitalism (SVOC) Annual International Conference to take place on 29-30 November 2021

The Institute of World Economics of the Centre for Economic and Regional Studies (in collaboration with the Democracy Institute of Central European University) is organizing the 7th The Role of State in Varieties of Capitalism (SVOC) Annual International Conference in Budapest, on 29-30 November 2021.

New article in "Nature Medicine"

An article "COVID-19 vaccine acceptance and hesitancy in low- and middle-income countries" co-authored by Georgiy Syunyaev and Ekaterina Borisova among the multinational research team was published online in "Nature Medicine" yesterday. The article features data from an ICSID survey “Research on COVID-19 in Russian Regions (RoCiRR)”, which got 23 thousand responses across 61 Russian regions.

Guzel Garifullina has defended her PhD thesis

On Wednesday, 14 July, Guzel Garifullina, a research fellow at ICSID, has successfully defended her PhD thesis ”Political leaders and risky decisions: the effects of selection institutions” at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

All-Moscow seminar "Expert opinion and data analysis"

On July 7, 2021 at 14:30, a joint meeting of the All-Moscow Seminar "Expert opinion and data analysis" and the seminar of the International Center for Decision Analysis and Choice of the Higher School of Economics took place.