“MANIFESTA 10: Dialogues.” Lyudmila Bredikhina and Silvia Eiblmayr

On October 30th, the European University hosted 13th meeting of the project "Manifesta 10: Dialogues” in the Conference Hall. Lyudmila Bredikhina and Silvia Eiblmayr are researchers and curators working on projects in the field of gender studies, and they presented different views on the problem of the representation and perception of the female body in art.

The Russian Scientometrics: Past, Present and Future. Fifty Years of the Russian Sociology of Science

On October 27th-29th, the International School on the Sociology of Science and Technology organized jointly by the EUSP’s Center for Science and Technology Studies and the St. Petersburg branch of the Institute for the History of Science and Technology (Russian Academy of Sciences) was held.

The Economics of Natural Resources and the Environment

On October 24th, researchers from three French universities gave a course titled “The Economics of Natural Resources and the Environment” in the EUSP’s Department of Economics.

Migration Processes: French and Russian Points of View

On October 11, the second day of a conference organized by the French Consulate and the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) took place at the European University.

Russian Economic History: An Open Area for Research

On October 10th, Simeon Djankov, rector of the New Economic School (and former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance in Bulgaria) gave a presentation in the European University’s Gold Hall.

The Uncertainty of Economic Policy in Russia: What Awaits Us in the Near Future?

On September 29th, Birgit Hansl and Sergey Ulatov delivered the World Bank’s regular report on the Russian economy in the EUSP’s Gold Hall.

Garages, Kitchens and Hacker Spaces: The Arenas and Narratives of New Innovation

On September 26th and 27th, a conference titled “Garages, Kitchens and Hacker Spaces: The Arenas and Narratives of New Innovation” took place at the European University.

Virtual Jihad in the 21st Century: The Caucasus Emirate

On September 25th, Alexander Knysh gave a presentation as part of the Oriental Seminar in the EUSP’s Gold Hall. Mr. Knysh is the head of the Laboratory for Analysis and Modeling of Social Processes at SPbSU, and professor of Islamic Studies in the Department of Near Eastern Studies at the University of Michigan.


Leiden Islam Blog: May 13, 2014

Alfrid Bustanov: Muslims in Crimea and the Challenges of Cultural Legacy

The Washington Post: April 29, 2014

A Comment by Professor Grigorii Golosov: U.S., E.U. sanctions on Russians amid Ukraine crisis have little impact on the ground

International Business Times: April 22, 2014

A Comment by Jack Sharples: Rising Ukraine-Russia Tensions Bring More Focused Discussion Of West's Energy Options

Nature: April 8, 2014

A Comment by Rector Oleg Kharkhordin: Western science severs ties with Russia

The New York Times: March 12, 2014

Boris Kolonitskii: Why Russians Back Putin on Ukraine

The Globe and Mail: February 3, 2014

A Comment by Dmitrii Travin: Moscow nightclub mogul steers clear of Sochi

Open Democracy: January 22, 2014

Dmitrii Travin: Putin’s political triumph - but economic impasse

The Globe and Mail: January 19, 2014

A Comment by Dmitrii Travin: Gazprom spire a marker for Putin’s power

The New York Times: December 12, 2013

A Comment by EUSP Rector Oleg Kharkhordin: The Kremlin, the Press and the Protesters: A Case Study of Rule of Paranoia

Voice of Amercia: November 30, 2013

A Comment by Professor Yulia Vymyatnina of EUSP Department of Economics: European Union Signs Up Moldova and Georgia, but Loses the Big Prize, Ukraine