About the Department
The Department of Applied Economics brings together highly qualified specialists in quantitative analysis, primarily econometrics and institutional analysis. Besides that our lecturers also specialize in labour economics and personnel management, economic analysis of social issues and public policy, competitiveness and market research, economic analysis of law.
Research projects of our Professors are highly assessed by international and Russian scientific community.
HSE the Only Russian University in ARWU Global Ranking in Sociology, Political Sciences, and Economics
HSE has entered the ShanghaiRanking's Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) in four subjects and become the only Russian university in three of them (sociology, political sciences, and economics). HSE is among the world’s Top 75 universities in Sociology. This is the first time HSE has made it into the ARWU.
has been taken by HSE in a Russian university ranking of the salaries earned by graduates in Finance & Economics. This ranking was prepared by the Superjob.ru research centre, based on a comparison of the average wages earned by Russians who graduated university in 2011 – 2016.
In its 25th anniversary year, HSE has marked new achievements, entering the Top 50 in the Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings among universities under 30 years old, and in the Top 100 in the global Young University Rankings under 50. HSE has become the first Russian university to enter the top list of THE Young Universities, a global institutional ranking.
Winners of Russian Scientific Fund competition announced. Congrats to professor Ovsey Shkaratan on his award!
RSF announced the results of two its competitions. 10 applications from HSE are among the winners, including the project of Ovsey Shkaratan, professor of our department, HSE tenured professor.
HSE’s Faculty of Business and Management and Faculty of Economic Sciences were in the top three of the faculties most sought after by employers in Russia.
You are invited to the information sessions “How to go on academic mobility”.
During the sessions you will be able:
— to know what exchange programs we have within university-wide agreements;
— to know about the application and selection process;
— to get the answers for your questions.
The Higher School of Economics is a research university that carries out its mission through academic, programming, peer review and sociocultural work based on international academic and organizational standards.
Zaruhi Hakobyan, Research Master Program in Economics alumna and prospective doctoral student at the Faculty of Economic Sciences, shares her impressions on the participating in Israeli Victor Rothschild Memorial Symposium. In summer 2016 four students from the Faculty of Economic Sciences attended, three of them were partially funded by the Symposium and the Faculty of Economic Sciences.