The IX International Conference in Economics and Finance
The Conference brought together researchers from the world leading universities with the aim to promote the dialogue between Belarusian and international economic community.
Mikhail Golosov (University of Chicago) was a moderator of the Conference.
Democratic Support for the Bolshevik Revolution: An Empirical Investigation of 1917 Constituent Assembly Elections
Andrei Markevich (NES)
Economic Consequences of the 1933 Soviet Famine
Natalya Naumenko (George Mason University)
The Inception of Capitalism through the Lens of Firms
Krisztina Orban (NBER)
The Determinants of News Content in Autocracy: Evidence from Coal Mines in China
Nancy Qian (Northwestern University)
Social Media and Xenophobia: Evidence from Russia
Maria Petrova (UPF, IPEG, Barcelona GSE, NES, CEPR)
Connecting to Power: Political Connections, Innovation, and Firm Dynamics
Alexey Makarin (EIEF)
Tax Evasion of Politically Connected Firms
Ruben Enikolopov (NES, ICREA-UPF, IPEG)
The Conference is arranged under the financial support of the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida).