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Institute for Social Policy

The Institute was founded in January 2016 as a university research unit aimed at conducting basic and applied research, as well as expert review and analytical analysis in the field of social policy at the federal, regional and municipal levels.

The Institute's goal is to develop comprehensive and future-oriented studies in social policy with a focus on microsimulation of its impact on the household sector.

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Publications
Book
Poverty and Social Exclusion in the New Russia

Manning N., Veit-Wilson J., Abrahamson P. et al.

L.: Routledge, 2017.

Article
Income Stratification in Russia in Comparison with Other Countries

Tikhonova N. E.

Social Sciences. 2018. Vol. 49. No. 1. P. 18-34.

Book chapter
Lifestyle in Large Cities in Russia

Pishnyak A., Khalina N.

In bk.: Global Encyclopedia of Public Administration, Public Policy and Governance. Cham: Springer International Publishing AG, 2018. P. 1-7.

Working paper
Social Stratification by Life Chances: Evidence from Russia

Anikin V. A., Lezhnina Y. P., Mareeva S. et al.

Sociology. WP BRP. National Research University Higher School of Economics, 2017. No. 80/SOC/2017.

News

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18 June 2018

Ilya Kashnitsky received EAPS Outreach Award

At the closing ceremony of Europan Population Conference in Brussels Ilya Kashnitsky received European Association for Population Studies Outreach Award. He shared the award with Tim Riffe.

7 June 2018

On June 6, 2018, the Institute for Social Policy of the Higher School of Economics held a meeting of its regular seminar “Migration studies”

It heard the presentation of the book “Multiethnic City: the Challenges and Prospects of Cultural Diversity Management in Megapolices” by its authors Emil Pain, professor of the Higher School of Economics, and leading researcher of the Institute of Sociology of the Russian Academy of Sciences and Olga Vendina, PhD, leading researcher of the Institute of Geography of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

24 May 2018

On May 23, 2018, Svetlana Mareeva, director of the Center for Stratification Studies, took part in the roundtable "Social Inequality: Where Is Justice?"

Svetlana Mareeva made a presentation on public perceptions of social justice and social inequalities in Russia.

24 May 2018

On June 22, 2018, the Institute for Social Policy held a scientific seminar on the topic “Public social protection of elderly Russians in the field of health care: instruments and beneficiaries”

The seminar heard a presentation by Elena Gorina, PhD, senior research fellow at the Centre for Studies of Income and Living Standards of the Institute.

21 May 2018

On May 21, 2018, the Institute for Social Policy of the Higher School of Economics held a meeting of its regular seminar “Migration studies”

This meeting organized in cooperation with the Center for Franco-Russian Studies heard a presentation by Bartolomeo Conti (EHESS, Paris) on the topic “Genesis, functioning and dismantling of a French jihadist group”.

Ilya Kashnitsky received EAPS Outreach Award

At the closing ceremony of Europan Population Conference in Brussels Ilya Kashnitsky received European Association for Population Studies Outreach Award. He shared the award with Tim Riffe.

Illustration for news: On June 6, 2018, the Institute for Social Policy of the Higher School of Economics held a meeting of its regular seminar “Migration studies”

On June 6, 2018, the Institute for Social Policy of the Higher School of Economics held a meeting of its regular seminar “Migration studies”

It heard the presentation of the book “Multiethnic City: the Challenges and Prospects of Cultural Diversity Management in Megapolices” by its authors Emil Pain, professor of the Higher School of Economics, and leading researcher of the Institute of Sociology of the Russian Academy of Sciences and Olga Vendina, PhD, leading researcher of the Institute of Geography of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

On May 23, 2018, Svetlana Mareeva, director of the Center for Stratification Studies, took part in the roundtable "Social Inequality: Where Is Justice?"

Svetlana Mareeva made a presentation on public perceptions of social justice and social inequalities in Russia.

Illustration for news: On June 22, 2018, the Institute for Social Policy held a scientific seminar on the topic “Public social protection of elderly Russians in the field of health care: instruments and beneficiaries”

On June 22, 2018, the Institute for Social Policy held a scientific seminar on the topic “Public social protection of elderly Russians in the field of health care: instruments and beneficiaries”

The seminar heard a presentation by Elena Gorina, PhD, senior research fellow at the Centre for Studies of Income and Living Standards of the Institute.

Illustration for news: On May 21, 2018, the Institute for Social Policy of the Higher School of Economics held a meeting of its regular seminar “Migration studies”

On May 21, 2018, the Institute for Social Policy of the Higher School of Economics held a meeting of its regular seminar “Migration studies”

This meeting organized in cooperation with the Center for Franco-Russian Studies heard a presentation by Bartolomeo Conti (EHESS, Paris) on the topic “Genesis, functioning and dismantling of a French jihadist group”.

Illustration for news: On May 15, 2018, the Institute for Social Policy held a scientific seminar on the topic "Modern problems of preservation and use of cultural heritage: the formation of the cultural framework as a method of inclusion of heritage in modern economic reality (on the example of the Tyumen region)"

On May 15, 2018, the Institute for Social Policy held a scientific seminar on the topic "Modern problems of preservation and use of cultural heritage: the formation of the cultural framework as a method of inclusion of heritage in modern economic reality (on the example of the Tyumen region)"

The seminar heard a presentation by Pavel Shulgin, PhD, director of the Centre for Regional Programs of Social and Cultural Development of the Institute.

Elena Selezneva talks about the inclination of elderly Russians to adopt a healthy lifestyle

On April 25, IQ.hse.ru research portal published the article by Elena Selezneva, senior research fellow about the self-contained behavior of elderly Russians.

Illustration for news: On April 24, 2018, the Institute for Social Policy of the Higher School of Economics held a meeting of its regular seminar “Migration studies”

On April 24, 2018, the Institute for Social Policy of the Higher School of Economics held a meeting of its regular seminar “Migration studies”

It heard a presentation by Ekaterina Ermakova from the Institute of African Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences on the topic "Disciplinary practices and boundaries of the public in Cairo through the eyes of a migrant.” Igor Alekseev from the Russian State University for the Humanities was a panelist.

Session "Social Policy" within the framework of the 19th April International Scientific Conference (April 12)

At the session chaired by Lidia Prokofieva, leading analyst of the Center for the Analysis of Incomes and Living Standards, Elena Gorina, senior research fellow at this center, presented her report "Social support for families with children in the regions of Russia: in search of successful practices."

Session "Middle Class" within the framework of the 19th April International Scientific Conference (April 12)

At the session chaired by Liliya Ovachrova, director of the Institute for Social Policy, Yulia Lezhnina, senior research fellow of the Center for Stratification Studies, presented her report "Russian middle class in social policy system: object or subject?"