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Where Russian poetry meets Japanese literature: Excursion to Moscow’s library of foreign literature

Within 20 minutes walking distance from HSE main campus Russian poetry meets Japanese literature – as well as German, French and Spanish literary works. We are entering Moscow’s library for foreign literature (LIBFL). The excursion was part of the research seminar for public administration undergraduates at the Higher School of Economics that Valeriya Utkina teaches […]... Read More

Definition and Scale of the Public Sector

In a recent lecture I told my students that ‘the public sector’ encompasses anything that fits into Norman Flynn’s definition as  “those parts of the economy that are in state ownership, or under contract to the state, plus those parts that are regulated and/or subsidized in the public interest.” (Norman Flynn, 2007. Public Sector Management. […]... Read More