December 3  
Seminar theme: The Spatial Distribution of Human and Physical Capital in Integrated Economic Systems: Theory and Implications
Speaker: Sascha Sardadvar, Assistant Professor, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria
November 18  
Seminar theme: Estimating gross domestic product (GDP) of 289 NUTS regions in Europe with subjective indicators for human and social capital
Speaker: Mikko Vekrot, Researcher, University of Helsinki
November 3  
Seminar theme: Piketty against capitalism: criticism of critic
Speaker: Pavel Usanov, Associate Professor of Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANHiGS), Director of the Hayek Institute
October 8  
Seminar theme: Report №34 on the theme "Difficulties of Adaptation and Transformation of Economy"
Speaker: Birgit Hanzl, Chief Economist and Coordinator of the World Bank for Economic policy in Russia
June 30  
Seminar theme: Russia: Degradation of Market Economy Institutions as a revival of the Institutions of "Muscovite matrix"
Speaker: Andrey Zaostrovtsev, Leading Researcher in ICSER Leontief Centre, Professor of HSE (St.Petersburg)
June 23  
Seminar theme: Sicily - Russia: Modernization Zigzags
Speaker: Dmitry Travin, Professor of Economics Department, Research Director of the Center for Modernization Studies at the European University in St. Petersburg
June 16  
Seminar theme: Free Economic Society as the first Community of Experts in Russia
Speaker: Pavel Lukichev, PhD, Department of Management and Economics, St. Petersburg State Institute of Culture
June 2  
Seminar theme: Evaluation of changes in the Business climate in 2012-2014 (according to a survey of Manufacturing Industry)
Speaker: Andrey Yakovlev, Director of the Institute for Industrial and Market Analysis, National Research University "Higher School of Economics"
May 18  
Seminar theme: Place-based Approach in Regional Policy of the EU and Poland
Speaker: Jacek Zauha, Professor of Economics at the University of Gdansk, Member of the Maritime Institute in Gdansk
April 27  
Seminar theme: Measuring the Institutions in Russian Regions
Speaker: Leonid Polischuk, Professor at the National Research University "Higher School of Economics", Head of the Laboratory of Institution’s Applied Analysis and Social Capital
April 23  
Seminar theme: Quantum Labor Market  
Speaker: Dmitry Cherneyko, Ph.D., Chairman of the Committee on Labor and Employment of St. Petersburg  
April 3  
Seminar theme: World and Russian Сrisis
Speaker: Leonid Grigoriev, Head of World Economics and Politics Department in Higher School of Economics; Chief Advisor of the Head in the Government Analytical Center in Russian Federation; Supervisory Board Member of the World Wildlife Fund (WWF-Russia) 
March 19  
Seminar theme: Nonconformism of Doukhobors in Canada: Anthropology and Economics
Speakers: Aleksandr Panchenko, Doctor of Philology, Senior researcher at the Institute of Russian Literature, Professor in St. Petersburg State University
  Danila Raskov, Candidate of Economic sciences, Director of the Center for Research of Economic culture in St. Petersburg State University, Associate professor in St. Petersburg State University
January 27  
Seminar theme: Florentine Renaissance and modernization: how the Virgin Mary became fashionable lady
Speaker: Dmitry Travin, Professor of Economics Department, Research Director of the Center for Modernization Studies at the European University in St. Petersburg
January 20
Seminar theme: Incentives in the system of governance and economic growth
Speaker: Andrey Yakovlev, Director of Industrial and Market Analysis Institute, National Research University "Higher School of Economics"






Association of Russian Economic Think-Tanks(ARETT)


XX Annual Strategic Planning Leaders Forum of the Regions and Cities of Russia


Interdisciplinary Seminar «Economy and Society»


Form of seminar suggests key speech one or two presenters among leading Russians or foreign scientist, politicians, experts on topical issues theory and practice world economic and social develop, including Russia and Post-soviet countries, followed by discussion this problematic with audience 

Analytical Review «The Socio-Economic Situation in St. Petersburg»

This analytical overview is a bi-monthly edition brought to you by the Leontief Centre in Russian and in English since 1992.