Laboratory of Sport Studies (LSS) is engaged in theoretical research and data analysis in the sports industry. The main research areas of the laboratory include:
- search for optimal strategies for the behavior of players and teams during the match;
- economic and financial regulation of the transfer market;
- predicting matches and competitions outcomes;
- optimal competitions calendar drafts;
- tournament rules design;
The HSE Laboratory of Sports Studies entered into an agreement with the Russian Premier League, Russia’s top division professional association football league, to collaborate on the creation of the League’s calendar for the 2019/2020 season.
Research assistant of LSS and senior student of joint program of "Economics" of HSE and NES Maxim Vavulin was admitted to master's program in Finance at Bocconi University.
Research assitant of LSS and senior student of academic program "Economics" Garik Vardanyan was addmitted to Master of Financial Engineering program at Berkeley Haas.
On April 9-12, 2019 the XX April International Scientific Conference on Economic and Social Development was held. The sports research section is consistently present in the program of conference in recent years. Employees of the laboratory of sports studies made four presentations this year.
The internship opportunities for employees and graduate students of Russian universities and research organizations at HSE
The laboratory of sports studies invites employees and graduate students of Russian universities and research organizations for an internship for a period of 4-6 months.
Congratulations to Inna Zaitseva on defending her dissertation for a degree of "Candidate of Science".
On January 28, Inna Zaitseva defended her dissertation in the dissertation council of economic sciences. Inna's supervisor is professor Leonid I. Polishchuk.
At the 25th meeting of the research seminar, the laboratory staff presented interim results of the projects on which they have worked in 2018.
Research assistant of LSS Artem Gekht participated in the winter school «Collective behaviors and sport performance analysis» in Rouen (France).
HSE conducted the science festival "Lunokhod-1". The Laboratory of sports studies did three presentations as a part of the program of the faculty of economic sciences.
On September 2, the Laboratory of sports studies launched its blog on one of the most popular Russian sports sites.