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Mass Media Publications 22-10-2016
  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 15-10-2016
  November 22, 2016
Dalia Marin (Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich)

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

CEFIR News 15-10-2016
  October 18, 2016, Alexey Goryaev, NES Professor / CEFIR Lead Economist, delivered a lecture on «Risk management in personal finance». This was the fifth lecture of «Practical Finance» series, organized by Yegor Gaidar Foundation.

CEFIR and NES Working Papers 25-10-2016
  The Working Paper by Evgeny Yakovlev «Demand for Alcohol Consumption and Implication for Mortality: Evidence from Russia» is avaliable for free download

International Academic Publications 23-05-2016
  The paper «Bypassing weak institutions in a large late-comer economy» by Evgenia Bessonova (CEFIR) jointly with Ksenia Gonchar (HSE) published in the Journal of Institutional Economics, Volume 11, Issue 04, December 2015, pp 847-874

Staff 21-10-2016
  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. The names of the award winners will be announced at a ceremony on November 17, 2016.

Rankings 11-05-2016
  The University of Pennsylvania presented its 2014 Global Go-To Think Tank Index. Centre for Economic and Financial Research (CEFIR) has been ranked tenth among 88 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 26 among 134 Top Domestic Economic Policy Think Tanks and the first among Russian think tanks in this particular field.
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