CInSt Banking Workshop


5th Annual CInSt Banking Workshop

“Banking in Emerging Markets: Challenges and Opportunities”

October, 2nd, 2015

National Research University Higher School of Economics, room 431, 9/11 Myasnitskaya str., Moscow, Russia





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 5th Annual CInSt Banking workshop "Banking in Emerging Markets: Challenges and Opportunities". The workshop will be held on October 2, 2015, 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
John Bonin, Wesleyan University

Keynote speech:

 Did Foreign Banks “Cut and Run” or Stay Committed to Emerging Europe During the Crises? (DOCX, 86 Кб)





Program Committee

  • Zuzana Fungáčová (BOFIT)
  • Maria Semenova (CInSt HSE)
  • 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 (


  • Forth CInSt Banking Workshop, October, 3, 2014:  Program, Video
  • Third CInSt Banking Workshop, November, 15, 2013: Program, Video 
  • Second CInSt Banking Workshop, November, 16, 2012: Program, Video
  • First CInSt Banking workshop, November 25, 2011: Program, Video