Middle-class Russians are more likely to reduce spending on the development of their own human capital and prioritize investing in their children instead, particularly when it comes to their children’s education. This is evidenced by a study conducted by the Centre for Studies of Income and Living Standards of HSE University.
HSE University hosted a Russian-Chinese meeting on ‘Social policy as a tool for combating poverty and developing human capital’. Representatives of the Chinese Ministry of Civil Affairs, the World Bank, the Russian Pension Fund, the government of Tatarstan, and HSE University researchers evaluated the social policies of both countries, shared effective measures for combating and eliminating poverty.
International Scientific Conference "Active Age: Seniors on the Labour Market in Germany and Russia"
The International Scientifi Conference "Active Age: Seniors on the Labour Market in Germany and Russia" organized by the Institute for Social Policy of the Higher School of Economics and the Department of Labour, Social Affairs and Health of the German Embassy in Russia, was held in Moscow on 22 January 2018.
Decomposition of regional convergence in population aging across Europe - a paper by Ilya Kashnitsky in Genus
Genus published a paper by Kashnitsky, de Beer, and van Wissen. This is the first paper of the PhD project on regional differences in population ageing across Europe.
The Blog Post of Ilya Kashnitsky on Reconstructing Regional Demographic Data for Denmark Is Publisged by Demotrends
Ilya Kashnitsky wrote a blog post for Demotrends in which he documented step-by-step the process of reconstruction of the regional (NUTS) demographic data for Denmark. Demotrends is a collaborative blog of young European demographers.