From 11 to 15 September Yekaterinburg hosted the Fifth Russian Economic Congress (New Economic Association (econorus.org), which got together leading researchers from various regions in Russia. The Congress provided a platform for the exchange of knowledge, experience, and scientific research in the field of economics.
On September 4, the first meeting of 1st year students of the new Master's programme “Data Analytics for Business and Economics” with representatives of the Higher School of Economics – St. Petersburg took place.
Galina Shirokova, Professor at the Department of Management at HSE University-St Petersburg, has worked alongside international researchers to identify the role of social circles and cultural values in the success of young businesswomen. They found that support within a group increases the chances of women engaging in entrepreneurship.
Master's theses defense of the "Management and Analytics for Business" programme: impressions of graduates and experts
The master’s theses defense of students studying at the "Management and Analytics for Business" program (transformed into postgraduate program Data analytics for Business and Economics from the 2023/2024 academic year ) took place on June 8-9, 2023. Ever in the history of masters since 2018, that was the first time when students presented their theses on-campus, without online platforms.