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Mass Media Publications 23-10-2014
  «Precarious Pessimism» — publication by Konstantin Sonin in «The Moscow Times», January 22, 2014

New Policy Brief Series on Eastern Europe and Emerging Economies 23-10-2014
  The FREE Policy Brief Series is a joint initiative by seven leading research institutes on transition and emerging markets. The aim is to provide short and informative analyses on current economic policy challenges based on academic research relevant to countries in Eastern Europe and in emerging economies more generally.

Recent publication:
«Meeting Qualification Mismatch with Vocational Training» by Florian Biermann, ISET, October 20, 2014

NES Research Seminar 17-10-2014
  November 7, 2014
Naomi E. Feldman (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System)

Adress: Room 1.14, 100 Novaya Street, Skolkovo, Moscow, New Economic School
Time: 1.45 p.m.
For more information: skhrapov (at)

NES/CEFIR Research Seminars 26-06-2014
  July 1, 2014
Andrey Malenko (MIT)
«Timing Decisions in Organizations: Communication and Authority in a Dynamic Environment»

CEFIR and NES Working Papers 14-10-2014
  The Working Paper «Specification Tests for Nonlinear Dynamic Models» by Igor Kheifets is avaliable for free download

Policy Papers 10-09-2014
  Policy paper «Formation of the Institutional Base and Providing Creation of the System of Good Laboratory Practice in accordance with OECD Requirements» by Galina Besstremyannaya, Oksana Bondarenko, Mikhail Ananyev, and Marina Kartseva is available for free download

Staff 15-09-2014
  The Centre for Economic and Financial Research is looking for Junior Economist/ Economist.

We offer a competitive salary and an opportunity to work in a stimulating intellectual environment in an ambitious research organization.

More information >>

Rankings 05-02-2014
  Centre for Economic and Financial Research (CEFIR) has been ranked Top-10 Think Tanks in Central and Eastern Europe according to 2013 Global Go-To Think Tank Index
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