SITE Academic Conference highlights and presentations
On December 5-6, 2016 Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics (SITE) hosted its annual academic conference – 25 Years of Transition. The conference brought together researchers with an interest in transition economics, to contribute to a scholarly debate on the current state of transition.
SITE Academic conference will gather distinguished economists and experts in transition economics
The Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics (SITE) organises its annual academic conference on the unfinished transition 25 years after the breakup of the Soviet Union. Among already confirmed speakers are Gerard Roland, Konstantin Sonin, Jeffrey Sachs, Anders Åslund, Ruben Enikolopov, Helena Schweiger, John Earle, Guido Friebel, Ina Ganguli and Leonid Polischuk.
Torbjörn Becker investigates the depth of Russia’s oil dependence
New policy brief by Torbjörn Becker, Director of the Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics, provides an analysis on the depth of Russia’s oil dependence.
Innovation: a key to future growth. Polish and Swedish experiences
The Embassy of the Republic of Poland, the Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics (SITE) and the Stockholm School of Economics invite you to register for a seminar on ‘Innovation: a key to future growth. Polish and Swedish experiences’, with the participation of the President of the Republic of Poland, Mr Andrzej Duda.
Expanding leniency to fight collusion and corruption
In this policy brief, Giancarlo Spagnolo, Professor at the Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics, and Reinaldo Diogo Luz, Ph.D Candidate at the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG) Law School, discuss how to increase the effectiveness of leniency programs in multiple offenses cases, to fight bid rigging and corruption.
Will new technologies change the energy markets?
In this policy brief, authors highlight challenges and opportunities that new technologies will bring for energy markets, in particular wind energy, smart grid technology, and electromobility, that were discussed during the 10th SITE Energy Day, held at the Stockholm School of Economics on October 13, 2016.
Russia’s external economic links—challenges and opportunities
Russia’s external economic links are too heavily focused on exchanging natural resources for consumption and investment goods, but oil creates too much uncertainty and is not a sustainable driver of growth for Russia or the world. What are the challenges and opportunities for growth in Russia?
SEFORÏS project unveils first findings about social enterprises in SWEDEN
SEFORÏS, a research consortium supported by the European Commission, has announced the first findings in a large study on the state of social entrepreneurship conducted in several EU member states, Russia and China.
Russia’s State Armament Plan of 2010 – The Macro View in mid-2016
New policy brief by Torbjörn Becker, Director of the Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics, provides an analysis of what the new macro economic reality of Russia means for its armament plans.
Will new technologies change the energy markets? SITE 10th Energy Day
The Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics (SITE) has the pleasure of inviting you to 10th Energy Day.