Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

Russian Economy Correlation with Politics and Information

when 12 August 2019 - 24 August 2019
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 1 EC
fee EUR 100

Since Marx’ times politics is considered to be determined by economy. However, it occurs that political conjuncture shapes the latter on the contrary. The course is aimed at discussing how contemporary external and internal politics of Russia influences businesses and its co-operation with foreign partners.

Course leader

Anton A. Varfolomeev
Senior Researcher, Diplomatic Academy of the Russian Foreign Ministry

Target group

BA and MA Students with a strong interest in Russian Economical and Political Development

Course aim

To underline Russia’s political goals and most pressing issues

Credits info

1 EC
This course is a part of the 2 week Summer School 'Economics in Russia: National Aspects'

Fee info

EUR 100: 100 Euro is a tuition fee per the course without any cultural program and without accomodation.

The Total tuition fee of 450 euro/person for two weeks of studying includes:
- main track courses and 4 excursions
- visa support
- accommodation (University Dormitory)

In addition you can choose:
Russian language courses (100 euro/two weeks)

Accommodation in a Russian family (including breakfast & dinner) (280 euro/two weeks) or in a hostel (125 euro/two weeks)


This summer school is supported by DAAD GoEast Programme, 10 students can get financial support from DAAD.