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Mass Media Publications 18-12-2014
  «Who Benefits From a Floating Ruble?" — Expert opinion by Konstantin Sonin in the article at

New Policy Brief Series on Eastern Europe and Emerging Economies 04-12-2014
  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:
«Does Immigration Help Diffuse Knowledge? Evidence from Russian Scientists» by Ina Ganguli, SITE, November 24, 2014

NES Research Seminar 17-12-2014
  December 22, 2014, at 1.45 p.m. - NES Job Market Seminar
Evgeny Yakovlev (HSE):)
"How Persistent Are Consumption Habits? Micro-Evidence From Russian Alcohol Market"

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»

International Academic Publications 03-12-2014
  The paper by Galina Besstremyannaya «Differential effects of declining rates in a per diem payment system» was published in Health Economics.

The role of development banks in the implementation of the state strategic interests 27-11-2014
  Policy paper «The role of development banks in the implementation of the state strategic interests» (in Russian) 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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