INSOR Russia: Institute of Contemporary Development
Updated June 28, 2019

Events

Roundtable Discussion “Patterns of Post-Crisis Development: Chances for Russia”

April 7, 2010

April 7, 2010 The Institute of Contemporary Development hosted a roundtable discussion “Patterns of Post-Crisis Development: Chances for Russia”. Participants of this event were to come up with suggestions on Russia’s policy in the wake of the G20 summit in Toronto and the expected reconfiguration of the global economy.

Expert Seminars “Development of Technologies in the Energy Sector” and “Oil Market: Development Trends”

March 25, 2010

The Institute of Contemporary Development hosted expert seminars entitled “Development of Technologies in the Energy Sector” and “Oil Market: Development Trends”. The events were organized by the Center fort Strategic Research “North-West” and Rosatom State Nuclear Energy Corporation.

Conference on "Structural Modernization of Russia's Financial System"

March 16, 2010

March 16 the Institute of Contemporary Development hosted a conference on the “Structural Modernization of Russia's Financial System".

Among members of the conference organized by the INSOR and the Bank of Moscow were authors of the analytical report “Structural Modernization of Russia's Financial System": Director of the Strategic Research Center of the Bank of Moscow Alexey Vedev; Director of the “Stock Market Development Center” Yuri Danolov; Director of the Centre for Economic Research of Moscow Academy of Finance and Industry and Member of the Committee on Banks and Banking Activities of the Council of the Russian Union of Entrepreneurs and Industrialists (RSPP) Sergei Moiseev; INSOR expert Nikita Maslennikov etc.

Expert Seminar “Pattern of the Energy System as the Basis for Development of the Energy Market and the System for its Regulation”

March 15, 2010

The Institute of Contemporary Development hosted an expert seminar entitled “Pattern of the Energy System as the Basis for Development of the Energy Market and the System for its Regulation”. The event was organized by the Center fort Strategic Research “North-West” and Rosatom State Nuclear Energy Corporation.

The Institute of Contemporary Development – Winner of the National Award “The Best Books and Publishing Houses – 2010”

March 12, 2010

The Institute of Contemporary Development became the winner of the National Award in the nomination “Economy” for its book “The Strategy of Russia’s Socio-Economic Development: Impact of the Crisis” (2 volumes).

Experts Discussion Modernization of Criminal Law

February 19, 2010

The Institute of Contemporary Development hosted a meeting of the Expert Working Group of the Counsel for Promoting Development of Civil Society Institutes and Human Rights. The counsel, set up by the President of the Russian Federation and the Higher School of Economics, has tasked the working group to develop a concept for modernizing legislation concerning laws on economic crimes.

In recent years the need has become apparent for developing new approaches to criminal and civil regulation of economic relations.

Many of the current fundamental principles of criminal law in Russia were borrowed from the Soviet legal system, which reflected the realities of the planned economy of that era and hinder the development of modern economic relations.

INSOR Publishes Annual Report

February 15, 2010

The Institute of Contemporary Development has published its Annual Report for 2009.

Roundtable on “Modernization of the Russian Economy: Input of European & Russian Businesses”

November 24, 2009

The Institute of Contemporary Development hosted a roundtable on “Modernization of the Russian Economy: Input of European & Russian Businesses”, organized jointly by INSOR and the Association of European Businesses.

Participants of the meeting included representatives of the Presidential Administration, State Duma, Ministry of Economic Development, Association of European Businesses, INSOR, as well as executives from such companies as Philips, Siemens, Alstom, East Capital, Rosnano, Deutsche Bank and EBRD, among others.

INSOR Hosts Roundtable on Non-Cash Retail Payment Market

November 10, 2009

On November 10, the Institute of Contemporary Development hosted the roundtable “Market for Non-Cash Retail Payments in Russia: Advantages and Development Prospects”. The discussion centered around a study presented by Mikhail Dmitriev.

Participants of the roundtable included State Duma deputies, representatives of the Ministry of Finance, Central Bank, Sberbank and the electronic payment systems VISA, MasterCard, American Express and members of the expert community.

INSOR Roundtable Addresses Proposed Retail Regulation Legislation

October 13, 2009

The Institute of Contemporary Development hosted a roundtable discussion on “Legislation on the State Regulation of Retail Activity in the Russian Federation – Positions, Risks and Prospects”.

The roundtable, organized by INSOR and the Ministry of Industry and Trade, was attended by trade experts, who sought to clarify proposals and amendments to draft legislation on this issue. Following the first reading of the legislation in the State Duma over 200 amendments have been introduced by various parties and regions.