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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.

Book chapter
The infrastructure created by migrants: the case of migrant from Kyrgyzstan in Moscow

Demintseva E.

In bk.: Migration from the Newly Independent States: 25 years after the collapse of the USSR. Springer, 2019.

Working paper
Inequality and Welfare Dynamics in the Russian Federation during 1994-2015

Dang H. H., Lokshin M. M., Abanokova K. et al.

Policy Research Working Paper. WPS. World Bank Group, 2018. No. 8629.

News

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20 March 2019

The Second Academic Workshop within the cycle under the topic "Active Ageing Policy and Pension Reforms: Russian and International Experience"

On March 21, 2019, the Institute for Social Policy at the National Research University Higher School of Economics held the second academic workshop devoted to the Future of the Pension Savings in Russia and in the World organized in cooperation with the World Bank within the series of events under the topic “Active Ageing Policy and Pension Reforms: Russian and International Experience” .

15 March 2019

The regular seminar "Migration studies". Ivan Peshkov "Russian communities in Three Rivers (China): between political and ethnic mismatch"

On March 14, 2019 a session of the regular seminar "Migration studies" organized by the Higher School of Economics Institute of Social Policy: Russian communities in Three Rivers (China): between political and ethnic mismatch Ivan Peshkov (Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland) was held.

14 March 2019

Academic workshop “ Basic skills for working with RLMS-HSE ”

On Thursday, March 14, 2019, the Centre for Longitudinal Studies within the Institute for Social Policy presented Basic skills for working with RLMS-HSE.

4 March 2019

International Colloquium "Anthropology of Migration: New Research in Russia" met on March 1-2, 2019

Ekaterina Demintseva (Higher School of Economics Institute of Social Policy), Daniel Kashnitsky (Higher School of Economics Institute of Social Policy), Dmitriy Oparin (MSU, Higher School of Economics Institute of Social Policy) presented their recent researches at the International Colloquium "Anthropology of Migration: New Research in Russia"

28 February 2019

The Institute for Social Policy launched the cycle of academic workshops “Active Ageing Policy and Pension Reforms: Russian and International Experience”

On February 28, 2019, the Institute for Social Policy at the National Research University – Higher School of Economics hosted the first edition focusing on social insurance development of the regular academic workshop “Active Ageing Policy and Pension Reforms: Russian and International Experience”.

Illustration for news: The Second Academic Workshop within the cycle under the topic "Active Ageing Policy and Pension Reforms: Russian and International Experience"

The Second Academic Workshop within the cycle under the topic "Active Ageing Policy and Pension Reforms: Russian and International Experience"

On March 21, 2019, the Institute for Social Policy at the National Research University Higher School of Economics held the second academic workshop devoted to the Future of the Pension Savings in Russia and in the World organized in cooperation with the World Bank within the series of events under the topic “Active Ageing Policy and Pension Reforms: Russian and International Experience” .

Illustration for news: The regular seminar "Migration studies". Ivan Peshkov "Russian communities in Three Rivers (China): between political and ethnic mismatch"

The regular seminar "Migration studies". Ivan Peshkov "Russian communities in Three Rivers (China): between political and ethnic mismatch"

On March 14, 2019 a session of the regular seminar "Migration studies" organized by the Higher School of Economics Institute of Social Policy: Russian communities in Three Rivers (China): between political and ethnic mismatch Ivan Peshkov (Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland) was held.

Illustration for news: Academic workshop “ Basic skills for working with RLMS-HSE ”

Academic workshop “ Basic skills for working with RLMS-HSE ”

On Thursday, March 14, 2019, the Centre for Longitudinal Studies within the Institute for Social Policy presented Basic skills for working with RLMS-HSE.

Illustration for news: International Colloquium "Anthropology of Migration: New Research in Russia" met on March 1-2, 2019

International Colloquium "Anthropology of Migration: New Research in Russia" met on March 1-2, 2019

Ekaterina Demintseva (Higher School of Economics Institute of Social Policy), Daniel Kashnitsky (Higher School of Economics Institute of Social Policy), Dmitriy Oparin (MSU, Higher School of Economics Institute of Social Policy) presented their recent researches at the International Colloquium "Anthropology of Migration: New Research in Russia"

Illustration for news: The Institute for Social Policy launched the cycle of academic workshops “Active Ageing Policy and Pension Reforms: Russian and International Experience”

The Institute for Social Policy launched the cycle of academic workshops “Active Ageing Policy and Pension Reforms: Russian and International Experience”

On February 28, 2019, the Institute for Social Policy at the National Research University – Higher School of Economics hosted the first edition focusing on social insurance development of the regular academic workshop “Active Ageing Policy and Pension Reforms: Russian and International Experience”.

Russian Investment Forum. Healthy Life Forum: Towards 80+

On February 12-16, 2019, Lilia Ovcharova, Director of the Institute for Social Policy, took part in the Russian Investment Forum and Healthy Life Forum: Towards 80+’ (Sochi).

Illustration for news: Kyoto International Conference “Civil Society, Firms, and Government in Post-Transition and Emerging Economies”. Kyoto Institute of Economic Research, Kyoto University (KIER), Japan

Kyoto International Conference “Civil Society, Firms, and Government in Post-Transition and Emerging Economies”. Kyoto Institute of Economic Research, Kyoto University (KIER), Japan

January 26, 2019. Vasiliy Anikin and Julia Lezhnina, the senior research fellows from the Centre for Stratification Studies, participated in the plenary session. There presentations were about social structure of and perceived role of state in post-transition Russia.

Illustration for news: Presentation of collective book “Income Stratification Model of Russian Society: Dynamics, Factors, Cross-country comparisons”

Presentation of collective book “Income Stratification Model of Russian Society: Dynamics, Factors, Cross-country comparisons”

On Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 4 p.m. a collective book “Income Stratification Model of Russian Society: Dynamics, Factors, Cross-country comparisons”  was presented.

Illustration for news: Seminar "Migration studies". Demintseva E., Kashnitsky D., Oparin D. “Emigration of highly qualified professionals from Russia in the 2010s: why are they leaving Russia today?”

Seminar "Migration studies". Demintseva E., Kashnitsky D., Oparin D. “Emigration of highly qualified professionals from Russia in the 2010s: why are they leaving Russia today?”

On January 31, 2019 was held a session of the regular seminar "Migration studies" organized by the Higher School of Economics the Institute of Social Policy. Ekaterina Demintseva(Higher School of Economics Institute of Social Policy), Daniel Kashnitsky (Higher School of Economics Institute of Social Policy), Dmitriy Oparin (MSU, Higher School of Economics Institute of Social Policy) presented their recent research“Emigration of highly qualified professionals from Russia in the 2010s:why are they leaving Russia today?”

On January 30, 2019, The All-Russian meeting on the implementation in the Russian regions the pilot projects aimed at increasing income of the country’s population and decreasing poverty level was held in Nizhny Novgorod

Lilia Ovcharova, Director of the Institute for Social Policy, took part in the meeting and made a presentation titled ‘How to increase the real income of citizens: some suggestions’.