The Cost of Non-Decreasing Pay: Tenured Academics and Civil Servants
High risk of informal behavior during the Olympic Games bid procedure requires some changes in the current system since the subjectivity in choosing the Olympic Games capital, risk of double selling of the votes and other informal behavior still exist.
В главе предлагается комплексный подход к оценке уровня доверия граждан государственным служащим, основанный на применении системы индексов, отражающих уровень доверия граждан к деятельности государственных служащих, включающей интегральный и многопараметрический индексы.
The paper discusses the negative consequences of financial bubbles and the advisability of their monetary regulation. Pros and cons of possible responces of monetary authorities on the formation of a financial bubble and of possbile behavior of the regulator while a bubble collapses are analysed based on the availability and effectiveness of the regulatory instruments, possible negative consequences and externalities of different tactics, and the abilities of the regulator to indentify bubbles.
I study the institution of avoiding to hire one’s school own PhD graduates for assistant professorships. I argue that this institution is necessary to create better incentives for researchers to incorporate new information in studies, facilitating the convergence to asymptotic learning of the studied fundamentals.
Russian in turbulent times is a collection of more than 160 papers of Russian sociologists from different regions of the Russian Federation. The papers present achievements of the 68 Regional Affiliations and 33 Research Committees of the Russian Society of Sociologists which are dealing with problems of social life under conditions of the processes of the transformation and modernization of Russian society. In the seven Chapters of the book the urgent issues of economy, ecology, education and entertainment are in a focus of theoretical discussions in the social sciences. The results of applied and empirical surveys made in the megalopolis like Moscow and urban and rural regions of the Northern and Southern parts of Russia are presented for further discussions. The book will be of interests for scholars and scientists, postgraduate students, as well as for journalists, students, managers and experts in international trade and commerce.
The analysis of the professional competence models within the development of the New Public Management concept is performed in the article. The problems related to the use of assignments by civil servants are investigated. In addition, the comparative analysis of the professional competence models in the sphere of public and municipal administration is carried out in the research.