The paper "Agglomeration and clusters: Tools and insights from coagglomeration patterns" has been accepted for publication at the Canadian Journal of Economics.
The paper "Methods of Digraphs for Multi-dimensional Screening" by the MSSE leading research fellow Sergey Kokovin (co-authored with Babu Nahata from the University of Louisville) has been accepted for publication at the Annals of Operations Research.
MSSE research assistant Maxim Goryunov has been granted a Max Weber Fellowship for a two-year post-doctoral position at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy.
MSSE research assistant Maxim Senkov has been accepted for the PhD program at CERGE-EI (Prague, Czech Republic).
The paper "Affirmative Action: One Size Does Not Fit All" by MSSE Leading research fellow Alexander Tarasov co-authored with Krishna, Kala has been accepted for publication by the American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 8(2): 215-52.
The paper "How to make the metropolitan area work? Neither big government, nor laissez-faire" by MSSE Academic Advisor Jacques Thisse, co-authored with Carl Gaigné and Stéphane Riou, has been accepted for publication at the Journal of Public Economics.
Leading research fellow of MSSE Kristian Behrens is a co-author of the chapter "Agglomeration Theory with Heterogeneous Agents" (with F. Robert-Nicoud) of the Handbook in Regional and Urban Economics edited by G. Duranton, J. Vernon Henderson and W. Strange (forthcoming, Elsevier, 2015).
MSSE leading research fellow Kristian Behrens has been ranked first among german economists under 40 by the Handelsblatt ranking prepared by KOF ETH Zurich in 2015.
HSE-news has published an interview with Jacques Thisse, academic advisor of MSSE.
Deadline for paper/abstract submission for the 4th International Conference "Industrial Organization and Spatial Economics" extended.
The deadline for paper/abstract submission for the 4th International Conference "Industrial Organization and Spatial Economics" extended until Monday, April 13th, 9.00 a.m. Central European Time.
Paper "Why are losses from trade unlikely?" by MSSE fellows Igor Bykadorov, Evgeny Zhelobodko and Sergey Kokovin has been accepted for publication at the journal "Economics Letters".