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Mass Media Publications 24-12-2018
  Expert opinion by Natalya Volchkova in the blog post «Putin’s Problem: Corruption, Not Just Sanctions» at December 22, 2014 

«Who Benefits From a Floating Ruble?" — Expert opinion by Konstantin Sonin in the article at November 10, 2014 

Social Enterprise as Force for more Inclusive and Innovative Societies (SEFORïS) 04-10-2016
  The international SEFORIS project (Social Entrepreneurship as a Force for more Inclusive and Innovative Societies) unveils first findings about social enterprises in several EU member states, Russia and China. The press release is avaliable for download.

NES Research Seminar 08-01-2019
  March 15, 2019
Denis Gromb (HEC Paris)

March 20, 2019
Elias Papaioannou (London Business School)

Time: 1.45 p.m.
Adress: Room 114, 100 Novaya Street, Skolkovo, Moscow, New Economic School
For more information: skhrapov (at)

CEFIR News 08-01-2019
  January 15, 2019, Natalia Volchkova, CEFIR Policy Director / NES Professor, will take part at the expert discussion «G20 at ten. Conclusive accomplishments, persistent challenges, new risks, future priorities» at the Gaidar Forum traditionally held at the beginning of the year, in Moscow, in the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA).

CEFIR and NES Working Papers 19-11-2018
  The Working Paper «Reconsideration of a simple approach to quantile regression for panel data» by Galina Besstremyannaya and Sergei Golovan is avaliable for free download

International Academic Publications 01-06-2018
  The paper by Paul Castaneda Dower and Andrei Markevich is forthcoming in the European Review of Economic History

Staff 10-10-2018
  Natalia Volchkova, CEFIR Policy Dirctor / NES Professor, has been appointed a Member of the ommittee for the Development Policy at the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). She will start her work on January 1, 2019.

Rankings 02-09-2018
  The University of Pennsylvania presented its 2017 Global Go-To Think Tank Index. Centre for Economic and Financial Research (CEFIR) has been ranked 10-th among 100 Top Think Tanks in Central and Eastern Europe and the third among Russian think tanks in this particular field according to this index. CEFIR has been ranked 31-th among 140 Top Domestic Economic Policy Think Tanks and the first among Russian think tanks in this particular field.
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