Visit of Ehrenprofessor at Danube University Krems, Head of Legal and International Affairs with the Austrian Association of VÖIG Dr. Armin Kammel to Academy Olga AfanasyevaOn April 16-17, 2015 Ehrenprofessor at Danube University Krems, Head of Legal and International Affairs with the Austrian Association of VÖIG Dr. Armin Kammel by the invitation of Senior Lecturer of the Department of International Economics with the support of ARMG Center and Jean Monnet Program visited academy with 2-day educational program for students and PhD researchers.
On Thursday (April 16) Dr. Kammel run the lecture entitled "Regulating the Soundness of Financial Intermediaries – Some Examples from the EU and the US".
On Friday (April 17) the workshop "The Economics of (Financial) Regulation" was organized by Dr. Kammel and Olga Afanasyeva.
More info+photos here: http://uabs.edu.ua/ua/cooperat/viziti-do-akademiji/item/rozvitok-avstrijskogo-napryamku-partnerstva
Senior lecturer of the Department of International Economics Olha Afanasyeva was chosen to participate in the School of Eastern Partnership.Olga AfanasyevaThe School of Eastern Partnership is organized by the Ukrainian platform of the Civil Society Forum of the Eastern Partnership together with the Ukrainian School of Political Studies under the auspices of the European Commission and the International "Renaissance Foundation".
The purpose of the school was to improve the knowledge of participants about the peculiarities of the policy pursued in the framework of the Eastern Partnership, its goals, objectives and instruments. The School participants got acquainted with the prospects of Ukraine as a partner of the EU and the main areas of civil society formation in our country.
The World Universities Ranking - Times Higher Education 2015Olga AfanasyevaProfessor of the Academy’s Department of International Economics is an expert of the World Universities Ranking.
Last week the results of the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014-2015 were released. In November 2014 Professor of the Academy’s Department of International Economics A. Kostyuk took part in the formation of the ranking as an external expert. Organizers of the rating kindly provided a printed report of the survey with very interesting information on the current state of higher education in the world.
Participation of representatives of the Academy’s ARMG Center in the International Conference devoted the experiences of the European Jean Monnet CentersOlga AfanasyevaRepresentatives of the Academy, activists of the ARMG Center ARMG (T. Vasilyeva, N. Yevchenko, L. Sysoyeva and S. Hvostov) took part in the International Conference "MEETING THE CHALLENGIES OF COOPERATION BETWEEN UKRAINE AND THE EU: SHARING EXPERIENCES OF THE JEAN MONNET CENTRES IN KYIV AND DONETSK".
Paper of the Academy’s scientists is in the top 10 list of the most downloaded ones on SSRNOlga AfanasyevaLast week scientists of the International Centre for Banking and Corporate Governance functioning at the Academy’s Department of International Economics received a letter from Michael Jensen, Head of Social Science Research Network (one of the largest content repositories in the world on economic disciplines) stating that their article titled CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY INDEX FOR UKRAINIAN BANKS: THE ESSENTIALS FOR IMPLEMENTATION ( authors: A. Kostyuk, O. Kostyuk, Y. Mozgoviy and Y. Kravchenko) entered the list of the most downloaded articles in the repository in the sections: Other Institutions & Transition Economics: Firm Governance, Other Institutions & Transition Economics: Macroeconomic Issues.
The Academy widens the horizons of cooperationOlga AfanasyevaAssociate professor of the Department of Management and Financial Security Tetyana Goncharenko discussed the prospects of student mobility between Poland and Sumy.
Secretary of the City Council, Associate professor of the Department of Management and Financial Security Tetyana Goncharenko, took part in the meeting with the Consul General of Poland in Kharkiv Stanislaw Lukasik and Consul for Economic Affairs of the Consulate General of Poland Wlodzimierz Leszczynski.
The main goal of the meeting was to discuss the prospects for future cooperation between the community of Sumy and Poland.
Special attention during the meeting was paid to student mobility between Poland and Sumy.
Development of the German vector of cooperationOlga AfanasyevaOn March 3, 2015 in the framework of the previous agreements visiting the Academy was Martin Reuther, coordinator of the professional training program "Internship Program of German Business for Ukraine".
Martin Reuther shared his pleasant impressions of the large number of applications from students of the Academy for the program of professional training and their high level of knowledge revealed during personal interviews with potential candidates.
More info: http://uabs.edu.ua/en/news/item/development-of-the-german-vector-of-cooperation
Professor of the Academy has received an invitation to take up the position of Professor in the doctoral (PhD) program of the Italian university.Olga AfanasyevaThe Academy’s International Centre for Banking and Corporate Governance has received a cooperation proposal from the University of Niccolo Cusano (Italy). The proposal came from Professor Silvia Testarmata who has been cooperating with the Center for over five years. The proposal was addressed to the Head of the Center, Professor Alexander Kostyuk, to take up the position of Professor in the doctoral (PhD) program in corporate governance and management of business innovation of the Italian university.
Read more: http://uabs.edu.ua/en/news/item/scientific-collaboration-with-the-university-of-niccolo-cusano-italy
The Academy takes part in the planning of activities of the UNDP partner universities in UkraineOlga AfanasyevaFrom 4 to 6 February a meeting of the UNDP partner universities in Ukraine was held at the University "Ostrozka Academy". Head of the Academy’s Department of International Economics Yuriy Petrushenko was chosen a chairman of the Association of Universities that will cooperate with UNDP in Ukraine to promote a sustainable local development.
Monograph "Corporate Governance: a Search for Advanced Standards in the Wake of Crisis"Olga AfanasyevaIn February 2015 the monograph "Corporate Governance: a Search for Advanced Standards in the Wake of Crisis" was published. The book was published by the international publishing house "Lambert Academic Publishing", under the editorship of lecturers of the Department of International Economics, Doctor of Economics, Professor A. Kostyuk, Candidate of Economic Sciences, Associate professor O. Kostyuk and assistant Y. Lapina.
More info: http://uabs.edu.ua/en/news/item/monograph-corporate-governance-a-search-for-advanced-standards-in-the-wake-of-crisis