Inbreds And Non-Inbreds Among Russian Academics: Short-Term Similarity And Long-Term Differences In Productivity
Basic research program. WP BRP. National Research University Higher School of Economics , 2018. No. 48EDU2018.
This paper studies the publication productivity of inbreds and non-inbreds among Russian academics. The literature provides ambiguous results on the relationship between inbred status and productivity. This may be explained by the focus on different segments of academia as well as by using different indicators for measuring publication productivity. We exploit data from 3 datasets covering different segments of the academic population and included different indicators of the publication productivity to see whether inbreds and non-inbreds differ in their productivity. We did not find any difference in current publication productivity between s and non-inbreds. We found, however, a difference between inbreds and non-inbreds in whole career publication productivity; non-inbreds are more productive on an individual level. While focusing on Russian data, an analysis of the 3 datasets suggests an explanation for the contradictory existing results on the relationship between academic inbreeding and productivity in general.
Inbreds and non‐inbreds among Russian academics: Short‐term similarity and long‐term differences in productivity
Higher Education Quarterly 2019 Vol. 73 No. 4 P. 445-455
This paper studies the publication productivity of inbreds and non-inbreds among Russian academics. Existing literature provides ambiguous results on the relationship between inbred status and productivity. This may be explained by the use of different indicators for measuring publication productivity. We use data, which include indicators of both current publication productivity (at a certain point ...
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Tertiary Education and Management 2018 Vol. 24 No. 1 P. 66-82
The literature on the consequences of academic inbreeding shows ambiguous results: some papers show that inbreeding positively influences research productivity measured by the quantity and quality of publications, while others demonstrate the opposite effect. There are contradictory results both in the studies of different countries and within countries. This variety of results makes it impossible ...
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Academic Inbreeding and Research Productivity of Russian Faculty Members / Высшая школа экономики. Series EDU "Education". 2016. No. WP BRP 32/EDU/2016.
The literature on the consequences of academic inbreeding shows ambiguous results: some papers show that inbreeding positively influences research productivity, measured in the quantity and quality of publications, while others show the opposite effect. There are contradictory results both in studies of different countries and within countries. Such a variety of results makes it impossible ...
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Tertiary Education and Management 2016 Vol. 22 No. 2 P. 149-170
Faculty are the main asset of a university and determine its success. The attitudes of faculty toward their institution play an especially important role in the academic profession. This study examines the specific antecedents of affective, normative and continuance commitment of faculty to their university. This study is an online survey of 317 faculty of ...
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Antecedents and Consequences of Organizational Commitment Among Russian University Teachers / Высшая школа экономики. Series PSY "Psychology". 2014. No. WP BRP 30/PSY/2014.
The aim of this study is to examine the specific antecedents and consequences of the commitment of university teachers to their university. Academia has specific features that distinguish universities from other types of organizations: universities have the opportunity to hire their own graduates (academic inbreeding); university teachers are able to work in several higher education ...
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Университетское управление: практика и анализ 2015 № 1
The article is an analytic review of academic research on the topic of universities employing their graduates. It is authors' version of the chapter «Academic Inbreeding: State of the Literature» in: Yudkevich M., Altbach P. G., Rumbley L. E. (Eds). Academic Inbreeding andMobility in Higher Education. Global Perspectives. Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. The aim of the ...
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Russian Education and Society 2016 Vol. 58 No. 12 P. 841-861
The paper is aimed at analyzing the structure and socio-demographic characteristics of workers wiht higher education and estimating the mismatch between the individual fields of education and his/her occupation. The research base is constituted by Labor Force Survey for 2014. The research results show that the structure or the workers by the fields of education differentietes ...
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Higher Education in Russia and Beyond 2017 Vol. 4 No. 14 P. 20-22
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Мониторинг общественного мнения: Экономические и социальные перемены 2021 № 3 С. 134-154
Digitalization of higher education and the accompanying academic and expert discussions began long before the COVID‑19 pandemic. However, the forced transition to remote learning at Russian universities in 2020 actualized a new round of debates on how the use of digital technologies is changing the landscape of higher education, the roles and modes of work ...
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Вопросы экономики 2014 № 9 С. 112-126
Some Russian universities provide to their students tuition fee discount conditioned on the academic achievement. The paper examines the impact of this type of financial aid on student performance. Support is provided in the form of discounts to the tuition fee: its amount for the first year of study depends on the admission test results ...
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Влияние «качества» вуза на заработную плату выпускников / НИУ ВШЭ. Серия WP15 "Научные труды Лаборатории исследований рынка труда". 2015.
The article is devoted to the impact of university quality on graduates’ wages. We defined the quality of the university according to an average applicant’s Unifi ed State Exam (USE) enrollment rate combining data from Russian Longitudinal Monitoring Survey (RLMS HSE) and HSE Monitoring of the quality of enrollment in Russian universities (2011–2013). Authors combined ...
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Креативная экономика 2011 № 2(50) С. 54-51
Авторы определяют учет запросов рынка труда в системе профессионального образования на базе разработки и применения профессиональных стандартов в качестве обязательной основы создания образовательных стандартов нового поколения. Подчеркнута важность разработки национальной системы квалификаций для формирования в стране «рынка квалификаций» (на котором «ценность» работника будет определяться его реальной квалификацией) и вытеснения существующего в настоящее время «рынка дипломов» ...
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Географический вестник 2020 Т. 1 № 52 С. 96-107
The article is devoted to the issue of accessibility of higher education in terms of the author's understanding of spatial accessibility. According to this view, the indicator of low spatial accessibility of higher education within the region is more intense migration flows of 18-year-olds from the region of permanent residence. Young people aged 17-25 are ...
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Вестник Института экономики Российской академии наук 2020 № 5 С. 64-78
In the 21st century, national competitiveness depends mostly on the educational level of labor in the national economy. Up to the end of the 20th century competition in education was done on the basis of extensive development, more and more social strata being involved in studying at different levels from high to higher schools. Now ...
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Форсайт 2013 Т. 7 № 3 С. 38-47
За последние два десятилетия сфера высшего образования в России претерпела радикальные институциональные перемены, затронувшие, в частности, академическую профессию. В статье обсуждается динамика ряда ключевых показателей, характеризующая эти процессы. На основании данных двух сопоставительных международных исследований академической профессии, проведенных в 1992 и 2012 гг. соответственно, изучаются изменения индикаторов, связанных с предпочтениями и представлениями российских университетских преподавателей: ...
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Rusia en el proceso de Bolonia: Compatibilidad, competitividad y movilidad académica (Russia in the Bologna process: compatibility, competitiveness and academic mobility)
International Journal of Studies in Educational Systems 2014 Vol. 2 No. 3 P. 1-21
This paper describes the inclusion of Russia in the Bologna process. In addition to the literature review, description of events and their results on two primary objectives of the Declaration (compatibility-competitiveness and academic mobility) are evidenced and exemplified with information obtained through key informant interviews, 35 students (between them, student leaders) and 12 teachers (including ...
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Педагогика 2019 Т. 83 № 5 С. 39-46
Abstract. Th e paper analyzes the most important aspects of the relationship between educational institutions and the labor market, identifi es key problems and makes proposals for improving the convergence of these two markets. Among other problems in the relationship between the higher education and the labor market, there is an imbalance in the demand ...
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Профессиональные практики преподавателей и стратегии студентов в российских вузах с разным качеством обучения в 2016 г. Информационный бюллетень. Мониторинг экономики образования – 72 с.
М.: НИУ ВШЭ, 2018
Согласно результатам проведенного исследования, за последние годы существенно снизилась вторичная занятость преподавателей, а также доля преподавателей, которые хотели бы уйти из академической профессии, но одновременно увеличились степень вовлеченности преподавателей в научную деятельность и их публикационная активность. В то же время за 2014–2016 гг. снизились реальные доходы преподавателей. Такая ситуация создает риски для сохранения и преумножения достигнутых ...
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Издательский дом НИУ ВШЭ, 2019
Universities are a powerful attractor of youth, including remain the main resource for preserving and attracting talent to the regions. In this study, we have analyzed two main peaks of youth migration - “school-university” and “university-labor market”. The relevance of the study is due to the development of regional systems of higher education, taking into ...
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Nanotechnology Research and Innovation in Russia: A Bibliometric Analysis / Manchester Institute of Innovation Research. Series October 2014 "Manchester Institute of Innovation Research papers". 2014.
Available in SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2521012 This work was supported by the Economic and Social Research Council [grant number ES/J012785/1] as part of the project Emerging Technologies, Trajectories and Implications of Next Generation Innovation Systems Development in China and Russia. The project addresses research, management and policy issues related to advanced technological development in driving the growth of ...
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Экономический журнал Высшей школы экономики 2019 Т. 23 № 1 С. 143-172
The paper analyses determinants of efficiency of Russian universities. The analysis is based on the data from annual monitoring of performance of higher education institutions conducted by the Ministry of Education and Science. Special attention is paid to the factors that are associated with public policy in the sphere of higher education. In order to ...
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Прикладная эконометрика 2014 № 34(2) С. 80-94
We estimate the correlation between student’s choice of specialization and the choices of the students connected by social ties. We use data on students of Economics department at one of the Russian universities and show that the choice is linked with the choice of friends as well as study assistants. The strongest effect is produced ...
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Вопросы образования 2010 № 1 С. 25-41
The article analyzes the effects of introducing the institute of ranking into the higher education system. The function of ratings is to remedy market failures, to create incentives for competition, and for the efficient choice of education institution by customers. However, the research of the last decade dealing with the influence of ratings on the ...
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Оценка влияния эффективного контракта на публикационную активность преподавателей: кейс регионального университета
Вопросы образования 2018 № 3 С. 247-267
The introduction of an effective contract into the Russian public sector was due to the need to ensure compliance regarding wages and the quality of services provided. A review of existing studies on contract relationships within academia and practices to stimulate publication activity in Russian and foreign universities has shown that the key factors influencing ...
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