Attraction of the leading scientists to Russian institutions of higher learning, research organizations of the governmental academies of sciences, and governmental research centers of the Russian Federation

Social Relations and Diversity Research Laboratory

About the laboratory

This laboratory was established as part of a scientific research project supported with a monetary grant awarded by the Government of the Russian Federation under a grant competition designed to provide governmental support to scientific research projects implemented under the supervision of the world's leading scientists at Russian institutions of higher learning (Resolution of the RF Government No.220 of April 9, 2010).

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Name of the institution of higher learning:
Nongovernmental educational institution "The New Economic School" (Institute)

Fields of scientific research:
Economics and Business


Leading scientist


Leading scientist's full name: Weber, Schlomo

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Academic degree and title:
Name Professor of economics at the South Methodist University in Dallas, Texas

Job Title:

Member of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the “Global Development Network”, member of the Academic Council of the Economic Education Research Consortium (EERC)

Areas of scientific interest:

- Game theory, political economy, public economy, economic theory

Scientific recognition:

Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellowship, University of Bonn Technical University of Dresden, Germany.
E.H.E.S.S. Professorship, DELTA, GREQAM, University of Toulouse, France
Casa di Risparmio Research Prize, University of Venice, Italy.
Tokyo Center for Economic Research Professorship, Tokyo University, Japan.
SEW - EURODRIVE Foundation Visiting Professorship, Dresden, Germany.
Japanese Society for Promotion of Science Fellowship, Tokyo, Japan.
The Humboldt Research Prize for Outstanding Foreign Scientists.
Senior Fernando Baudei Fellowship, European University Institute, Florence

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