What is the gender balance of high-level financial management in Russia?
December 07, 2017
Russian companies' corporate values are not associated with higher profits.
July 07, 2017
Russians associate banks whose names they perceive as foreign with higher risks.
June 19, 2017
Terrorist attacks can have a paralysing effect on stock index dynamics, but market participants can cut their losses by not succumbing to panic.
May 30, 2017
Most CEOs of Russian credit institutions hold two degrees, have spent at least ten years working in the banking sector, and do not have international work experience, according to HSE researchers.
May 10, 2017
Researchers from the Higher School of Economics have shown how the level of perinatal testosterone, the sex hormone, impacts a person’s earnings in life.
February 02, 2017
New findings by HSE researchers indicate that prenatal testosterone exposure can influence an individual's financial behaviour, such as the use of bank cards, deposit accounts, loans and insurance.
December 12, 2016
More than one-third of Russians are paying their children for academic success and household chores.
September 01, 2016
Only 2% of Russians consider themselves financially literate. One in 10 people signs contracts without reading them. Almost half of all depositors do not understand what state insurance of private savings means. One third of the population can manage their individual budget, but do not know their way around the financial services market.
June 01, 2016
Investment banks tend to give fairly accurate advice to stock market
participants – particularly when it comes to stock in industries such as
metallurgy, mechanical engineering, transport and construction, according to
the paper 'Analysis of Conflicts and Determinants of Accuracy of Forecasts in
Russian Financial Analysts’ Recommendations', authored by a group of
researchers of the HSE Faculty of Economic Sciences.
January 27, 2016
Mortgage borrowers who have unconfirmed income turn
out to be unable to repay the loan less often than public officials, whose income
consists of their official salary only. The probability of loan default is also
considerably influenced by the cost of the loan. These were the findings of a
study conducted by Alexander Karminsky, HSE Professor, and Agata Lozinskaya, Junior
Research Fellow at the HSE campus in Perm.
November 24, 2015