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Mass Media Publications 19-05-2017
  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 24-05-2017
  May 26, 2017
Pol Antras (Harvard University)
"On the Geography of Global Value Chains” (joint with Alonso de Gortari)

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

CEFIR News 24-05-2017
  May 19, 2017, Natalia Volchkova, NES Professor / CEFIR Policy Director, took part in the event «Russian technology companies' entry into international markets: Strategies and means of assistance», which was held in Skolkovo. She spoke in the panel discussion «Strategy: How to choose a market (country) for international expansion»

CEFIR and NES Working Papers 14-03-2017
  The Working Paper «Self-Enforcing Trade Credit» by Marta Troya-Martinez is avaliable for free download

International Academic Publications 09-03-2017
  The paper by Galina Besstremyannaya «Heterogeneous effect of the global financial crisis and the Great East Japan Earthquake on costs of Japanese banks» published in the Journal of Empirical Finance 42: 66-89.

Staff 01-02-2017
  Natalia Volchkova, NES Professor / CEFIR Policy Director, has been nominated «For the outstanding contribution in the field of economy» for Yegor Gaidar Awards in 2016.

Rankings 01-02-2017
  The University of Pennsylvania presented its 2016 Global Go-To Think Tank Index. Centre for Economic and Financial Research (CEFIR) has been ranked 11-th among 90 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 30-th among 135 Top Domestic Economic Policy Think Tanks and the first among Russian think tanks in this particular field.
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