Russian Summer School on Institutional Analysis 2014

Russian Summer School on Institutional Analysis 2014

Deadline: March, 20, 2014

The Russian Summer School on Institutional Analysis (RSSIA) is aimed at creating and supporting the academic network of young researchers from all regions of Russia as well as other countries, who work in the field of New Institutional Economics. The Center for Institutional Studies, National Research University Higher School of Economics (CInSt, HSE), is pleased to announce the call for papers for the annual Russian Summer School on Institutional Analysis 2014 taking place at Moscow region from June 28 – July 4, 2014.

The schedule of the Summer School includes lectures, seminars and plenty of possibilities for discussion and communication. We focus on recent developments in NIE and possibilities and challenges of applied research in the institutional economics framework.

Participation Eligibility

Researchers, teaching staff, PhD and master students are welcome to participate in RSSIA. Priority in the selection will be given to research projects that are related to the following fields:

  • Economics of public sector, bureaucracy, and procurement
  • Economics of education
  • Banks and financial markets
  • Industrial organization, government regulation, and law enforcement
  • Property rights, institutions and economic development

The working language of the Summer School is English.


As a RSSIA participant you will have the opportunity:

  • To attend the lectures of distinguished experts in various spheres of institutional economics and adjoining disciplines: John Nye (George Mason University), Sebastian Galiani (University of Maryland),Marian Moszoro (IESE Business School, Barcelona), Michael Waterson (University of Warwick) have already confirmed their participation as RSSIA faculty this year!
  • To present and discuss your current research during seminars.
  • To exchange the research experience with other RSSIA participants and faculty members.
  • And consequently to improve significantly your research!

Cost and Sponsorship

There is no registration fee. Organizers cover participants’ accommodation and meals costs. However participants will have to cover their travel and visa costs.

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