'Managing Diversity and Inequality Is the Issue Around Which We Need to Build a Common Conversation'
On October 21 and 22, St. Petersburg International Conference on Inequality and Diversity (ID Conference) organized by Saint Petersburg School of Social Sciences and Area Studies for the first time will take place at HSE University – St. Petersburg. The Dean of the faculty Andrey Starodubtsev told us about what this conference is, what issues will be discussed and which scientists (and not only them) can be met there.
HSE University improved its performance from last year, entering the Top-200 of the Times Higher Education (THE) subject ranking in Arts and Humanities. We now place second among Russian universities and have the best results of the participants of the Russian Academic Excellence Project 5-100.
Two days, more than 150 participants from 20 countries, and almost 20 different panels — HSE News Service takes a look back at the Analytics for Management and Economics Conference held at HSE University — St. Petersburg.
This is a percentage of working places that are under a threat to be reduced because of automation in the USA.
From September 27-29, HSE University St. Petersburg hosted the Analytics for Management and Economics Conference (AMEC). In anticipation of the conference, HSE News Service sat down with Christofer Gerry, Dean of St Antony's College, Oxford University, and an associated member of the International Centre for Health Economics, Management, and Policy at HSE Universty - St Petersburg, about why he has devoted his life to studying Russia, and what skills Russian students lack.
On the first meeting of HSE - Saint Petersburg French Club in a new season a very sensitive topic was discussed – the competition of the world-leading powers and the role of Russia in the Middle East conflict. The meeting was held in the French language with a simultaneous interpretation.
Despite the fact of the increased competition HSE improved its last year's results and took 121st position in Moscow international university ranking “The Three University Missions”. This year the ranking publishes a list of 1200 universities, which is 4 times more than it was in 2018.
The Higher School of Economics moved into a higher rating range for graduate employment (201-250) for the first time in five years, surpassing more powerful competitors. This year, the number of applicants for getting into the rating increased by 15% (758 universities) while 36 new universities entered the ranking.
THE WUR ranking - the overall ranking of the best universities in the world - completed the publication of world ratings in 2019. HSE showed successful dynamics of its results and moved to a new and higher position of 251-300, taking third place among Russian universities after Moscow State University (189) and Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (201-250).
HSE accepts applications for the annual student research competition. Students of other Russian universities, as well as foreign universities, can participate in it. The papers are accepted in Russian and English, applications can be submitted until October 15.