The Center for Institutional Studies, National Research University Higher School of Economics (CInSt HSE), with the support of the Bank of Finland Institute for Economies in Transition (BOFIT) organizes the 7th Annual CInSt Banking Workshop "Banking in Emerging Markets: Challenges and Opportunities". The workshop will be held on October 6th, 2017, in HSE, Moscow. It is aimed at bringing together scholars involved with various aspects of banking in emerging markets, including but not limited to those of Central and Eastern Europe, CIS countries, Latin America and China. The organizing committee welcomes submissions of both empirical and theoretical research papers on the current issues concerning banking in these markets.

Workshop's language is English.

Keynote speaker: Prof. Michael Koetter (Halle Institute for Economic Research, IWH)

To submit a paper for the workshop, fill in the online submission form at the workshop website.

Submission deadline is June 15th, 2017. Authors will be notified about the selection process results by late June, 2017.

Program Committee

  • Maria Semenova (CInSt HSE)
  • Zuzana Fungáčová (BOFIT)
  • Vladimir Sokolov (ICEF HSE)

There is no participation fee, however, the participants are expected to cover their travel, visa and accommodation costs.

If you have any questions, please, do not hesitate to contact Maria Semenova (