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A Difficult but Necessary Decision

A new article by Sergey Karaganov, Professor Emeritus, Academic Supervisor of the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs, was originally published in Russian in a business newspaper “Profile” on June 13, 2023.

International student online conference “Iranian foreign policy: the potential of Iran’s cooperation with Russia”

International student online conference “Iranian foreign policy: the potential of Iran’s cooperation with Russia”
On the 8th of April, an international student conference “Iranian foreign policy: the potential of Iran’s cooperation with Russia” was held, presenting the results of the project under the guidance of Dr. Mehdi Sanaei and Elmira Imamkulieva.

Open Seminar “Can India replace China as a global factory?”

Open Seminar “Can India replace China as a global factory?”
On April 27, 2023, an open seminar was held at the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs within the framework of the project "India and the challenges of Global Politics", which was devoted to the possibility of India being as economically attractive as China.

Year One of the Biden Administration: U.S. Foreign Policy Towards Russia - new article by L.M. Sokolshchik

Year One of the Biden Administration: U.S. Foreign Policy Towards Russia - new article by L.M. Sokolshchik
Lev Sokolshchik, an associate professor of the School of International Regional Studies and research fellow of the Centre for Comprehensive European and International Studies (CCEIS), has published an article in the Journal of Eurasian Studies. The paper addresses the following key issues:
- How has Russia’s place in U.S. foreign policy changed under the Biden administration?
- What factors have contributed to increased confrontation between the United States and Russia under the Biden administration?
- What factors limited U.S. foreign policy ambitions towards Russia, as well as any negotiation opportunities?
- Where was cooperation possible between the United States and Russia, and where were disputes inevitable?

Online Seminar “The Situation in Sudan: A Brief Historical and Political Analysis”

On April 16, 2023, the School of Regional Studies of the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs, HSE University within the framework of the permanent online seminars «Contemporary Area Studies», with the support of the Joint Department of the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, the Russian Middle East Association, and the Middle East Club of the Lomonosov Moscow State University organized the 66th online seminar with a researcher at the Center for Arab and Islamic Studies of the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, a senior lecturer at the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs of the HSE University Grigory Lukyanov.

Open Online Seminar “Three Decades of India’s Economic Reforms: A Review of Development and Social Outcomes”

Open Online Seminar “Three Decades of India’s Economic Reforms: A Review of Development and Social Outcomes”
On April 13, 2023, an open online seminar was held at the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs within the framework of the project "India and the challenges of Global Politics", which was devoted to the Three Decades of India’s Economic Reforms.

Open Seminar “China-US Competition in Asia: India’s Position” with Mr. Nandan Unnikrishnan

Open Seminar “China-US Competition in Asia: India’s Position” with Mr. Nandan Unnikrishnan
On April 6, 2023, an open seminar was held at the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs within the framework of the project “India and the challenges of Global Politics”, which was devoted to the Indian view of the US-Chinese competition in the international arena.

Online Seminar “Israel in a period of transformation and radicalization: war is inevitable?”

Online Seminar “Israel in a period of transformation and radicalization: war is inevitable?”
Within the framework of the XXIV Yasin (April) International Academic Conference on Economic and Social Development, the School of Regional Studies of the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs of the HSE University, in partnership with the Russian Middle East Association, held an honorary lecture by British diplomat, founder and director of the Conflicts Forum NGO Dr. Alastair Crooke on the topic “Israel in a period of transformation and radicalization: war is inevitable?”

Exchange studies in Hungary: lost in translation, Africa and life in a baroque atmosphere

Exchange studies in Hungary: lost in translation, Africa and life in a baroque atmosphere
Ekaterina Kozlova, a 5th-year student of the ‘Asian Studies’ educational program, became a Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship holder and went to study in Hungary. Ekaterina tells about her impressions in this article.

Expert Round Table “The Middle East in the New Geopolitical Realities”

Expert Round Table “The Middle East in the New Geopolitical Realities”
The School of Regional Studies of the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs of the HSE University organized an expert round table “The Middle East in the New Geopolitical Realities” on April 6, 2023 within the framework of XXIV Yasin (April) International Academic Conference on Economic and Social Development.