Professor Christian Welzel has been appointed as a fellow of the German National Academy of Sciences (Leopoldina). Congratulations!
New article by Andrey Shcherbak (LCSR Senior Research Fellow) titled "Nationalism in the USSR: a historical and comparative perspective" was published in the recent issue of "Nationalities Papers: The Journal of Nationalism and Ethnicity".
From 19 to 26 of November Alejandro Moreno gave a series of lectures on the election polling, voting behavior, campaign effects and political attitudes in Latin American countries. The presentation and video are available online!
New article by Alexander Kustov (LCSR Associate Researcher) titled "How ethnic structure affects civil conflict: A model of endogenous grievance" was published in Conflict Management and Peace Science.
New article by Anna Shirokanova (LCSR Senior Research Fellow) titled "A comparative study of work ethic among Muslims and Protestants: Multilevel evidence" was published in Social Compass, December issue.
Fifth LCSR International Annual Research Conference came to a close. We are glad to announce that the majority of presentations and the video of key lectures are available online !
5th International Annual Research Conference “Cultural and Economic changes under cross-national perspective” successfully ended on Friday, November 20th. We were happy to see many old friends, colleagues and new participants in our LCSR network.
Christian Haerpfer, President of the World Values Association, has talked to HSE News Service about the World Values Survey and about the preparations underway for its new wave.
This Thursday, November 19, the Russian Council on International Affairs (INF) in conjunction with the United Nations Development Programme held a public webinar "Remittances: Central Asia and global experience" on. The Experts were Tatiana Karabchuk (LCSR HSE), Mihail Peleah (UNDP), Sergey Ryazantsev (ISPR RAS).
On 17th of November Ronald Inglehart gave a public lecture titled "Why do sociologists, psyhologists, economists and political scientists study the values?" in the Center for Digital October, Moscow.