Symposiums on Education during the XVIII International Academic Conference on Economic and Social Development
the International Symposiums on Education
to be held during
the XVIII International Academic Conference on Economic and Social Development,
April 11-14, 2017, in Moscow, Russia.
Symposium “Assessment of reforms and interventions in education”
Symposium focuses on the problems of comprehensive assessment and evaluation of the results and consequences of various interventions (reforms) and transformations in educational systems.
Key questions for discussion:
- How to evaluate the success and effectiveness of educational reforms in the 21st century?
- How can transformations in education contribute to the growth and development of the human capital?
- How to assess the direct effects and long-term (and often unintended) consequences of educational reforms?
- What are the factors, explaining the reforms’ success or failure?
The symposium will bring together leading researchers from Russia, Asia, Europe and America, including participants from the World Bank and from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.
Symposium “Economics, sociology and politics of education”
Symposium will combine various disciplinary perspectives on theoretical and empirical issues in education (primarily, relating to economics, sociology and politics of education).
Participants are invited to submit extended abstracts of their research papers online before December 15, 2016. Online application form can be found here
Decisions by Program Committee will be announced before January 25, 2017.
Authors of papers included in the Conference’s programme must send full-text versions of their papers (in a MS Word, RTF or PDF file) by March 13, 2017 for further publication on the Conference’s website.
Online registration for participation in the Conference without presentation of a paper will be open from November 14, 2016 until March 18, 2017: оnline application form can be found here
The event’s working languages are Russian and English. Simultaneous translation will be provided during all plenary and certain session meetings.
If you have any questions, please address Organizing Committee: Yuliya Koreshnikova Educonf2017@hse.ru