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- National Research University - Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia
|Dates:||October 09-10, 2014|
|Description:||Consumption and Economic Crises - A workshop on Russian and Post-socialist Experiences|
|Location:||Moscow, Higher School of Economics, National Research University, Russia|
|Subject:||Topics: - what constitutes a åÔcrisisåÕ, global or local, in countries with decades of economic turbulence - changing notions of åÔthe good lifeåÕ and luxury - youth consumer cultures, both emerging ones and those linked to Soviet pasts - migrant labour and local economies - money recirculation, remittances and budgeting - åÔsuitcase trade(s)åÕ and informal transport of goods across borders - intersections between ethnicity, gender and economic life - local framings of credit and debt or use of new and old financial services and institutions - informal finance and business, social networks and åÔcorruptionåÕ [gemÌ_ÌÙ den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information]|