The opening of project "International Discussion Economic Club"

September 14, 2017 at UNECON there was opening of a new international project "International Discussion Economic Club".

This project is being implemented by the International Center for Financial Markets Research and the Department of Banks, Financial Markets and Insurance of UNECON together with foreign partner universities in Germany, Belgium, Switzerland, Poland and other countries, as well as Russian and foreign banks and insurance companies.

In a welcome speech, Professor Tatyana Viktorovna Nikitina, Director of the ICFMR and the Russian-German Center of UNECON, greeted the guests from Germany, Prof. Schneider, prof. Renker and prof. Faltermeier, as well as other participants of the event. She expressed her gratitude for the support of this project to the Representative Office of the German Foreign Trade Chamber in St. Petersburg, the Hamburg Chamber of Commerce and the DAAD Information Center. Within the framework of this project it is planned to hold thematic seminars and discussions on topical issues of economic, financial and legal development with the invitation of leading experts and practitioners. Professor Uwe Schneider, Professor, Doctor of Juridical Sciences, Adviser to the President of the German Bundesbank, Director of the Institute of Savings and Financial Law of Mainz (Germany) made a presentation on "Open issues in multinational corporations" (Germany). Vice-rector for educational and methodical work Professor Veronika Georgievna Shubaeva noted the importance of this project as a platform for discussing topical issues of economic and financial development, international cooperation, establishing business contacts, etc. In addition, the Head of the Department of Banks, Financial Markets and Insurance, Professor Svetlana Yurievna Yanova presented the diploma "Honorary Professor of the Department of Banks, Financial Markets and Insurance" to Clemens Rencker, Professor of the Higher School of Zittau (Germany). She noted the great contribution of Professor Renker to the preparation of the Banking Congress and invited him to further active cooperation in the field of scientific and educational exchange.


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