SITE Associate Professor Jesper Roine interviewed in Konflikt
Jesper Roine in a discussion on Sveriges Radio concerning inequality, its current state and what an ideal level of inequality might be.
Invitation to attend SITE Development day 2017: Financing for development
The Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics (SITE) and the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs have the pleasure to invite you the Development Day 2017 conference on May 31 at the Stockholm School of Economics.
SITE Assistant professor Erik Meyersson interviewed in Ekonomiekot
Erik Meyersson, Assistant professor at the Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics, explains the Turkey's drift towards authoritarianism and future economic development on Sveriges Radio.
Latest research on social entrepreneurship available on SEFORÏS online library
The SEFORÏS project has created an online library with latest research papers, policy briefs, presentations and online course on social entrepreneurship.
SITE Assistant professor Erik Meyersson discusses industrial espionage on BBC Radio
Erik Meyersson, Assistant professor at the Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics, explains to Theo Leggett, BBC Business News Reporter, how, at the height of the Cold War, the German Democratic Republic - with the help of a network of thousands well-placed human assets - was able to produce cheap copies of one of IBM's most advanced computers.
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.
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.