Golden Reference Award: Christian Welzel is the Winner!
The winner of Golden Reference Award was announced in Moscow at the Golden HSE Award ceremony in Moscow. It was established by the Higher School of Economics and Elsevier Publishing Company (Netherlands) for the HSE employees, whose publications are highly cited according to Scopus data. The jury consisting of HSE employees and Elsevier experts selected the winners of the contest.
The list of short-listed nominees included Boris Feigin, Head of International Laboratory of Representation Theory and Mathematical Physics, and Alexei Rosly, Research Fellow of the Laboratory of Algebraic Geometry and its Applications.
2017 Winner has become Christian Welzel, Chief Research Fellow of the Laboratory for comparative Social Research for an article «How General Is Trust in “Most People”? Solving the Radius of Trust Problem».
LCSR staff hearty congratulates Christian on the victory and wishes him further success!
 Delhey, J., Newton, K., & Welzel, C. (2011). How General Is Trust in “Most People”? Solving the Radius of Trust Problem. American Sociological Review 76(5). P. 786-807. DOI: 10.1177/0003122411420817.