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.
Professor Erik Meyersson's research on military coups featured in Bloomberg
Do military coups affect economic growth? Research by Assistant Professor Erik Meyersson of the Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics and Stockholm School of Economics has been mentioned in Bloomberg as the most comprehensive look on whether military coups affect economic growth.
Professor Jesper Roine discusses jobs and productivity in the digital economy
A new ESO report investigates how digital economy will affect jobs in the future. Associate Professor Jesper Roine shares his thoughts on how digital economy will affect economic inequality.
Traces of transition: Unfinished business 25 years down the road?
New policy brief by Anders Olofsgård, Deputy Director at the Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics (SITE), and Associate Professor at the Stockholm School of Economics (SSE), and Evelina Bonnier, Ph.D. candidate at the SSE and research assistant at the SITE, reports on a discussion on the unfinished business of transition after the breakup of the Soviet Union.
Why do scientists move and why should we care?
New policy brief by Ina Ganguli, Assistant Professor at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and Affiliated Researcher at the Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics, explains the determinants of mobility of scientists and discusses new evidence from a large dataset of elite life scientists.
SITE will host a conference on transition - Development Day 2016
The Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics (SITE) and the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs has the pleasure to invite you the Development Day 2016 conference on May 27 at the Stockholm School of Economics.
Global Inequality – What Do We Mean and What Do We Know?
New policy brief by Jesper Roine, Associate Professor at the Stockholm School of Economics and the Deputy Director at the Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics, explains global economic inequality within and between countries.