UCL School of Slavonic & East European Studies (SSEES)
The UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES) is the world’s leading institution for research and teaching on Russia, the Baltics, and Central, Eastern and South-East Europe. The School’s mission is to foster cross-disciplinary approaches to area studies, using expertise in our primary geographical region to generate knowledge and understanding of the broader world. Our work is organized into four interrelated programmes: Economics and Business; History; Languages and Culture; Politics and Sociology. With our spectacular library and award-winning building in the heart of London, at the centre of a vibrant network of national and international connections, SSEES provides a unique and dynamic environment where students acquire the expertise and skills that employers want, including an unparalleled range of languages.
SSEES also leads the inter-university Centre for East European Language Based Area Studies (CEELBAS), the International Masters in Economy, State, and Society (IMESS), participates in the FP7 network project, ANTICORRP, funds the FRINGE Centre and runs the UCL Mellon Programme.
The Good, the Great and the Independent: The Impact of Board Composition on Blockholder Appropriation
Dr. Anna Grosman (Loughborough University, London) will present her research at this seminar, hosted by the UCL SSEES Centre for Comparative Studies of Emerging Economies.
Starts: Jan 25, 2017 12:30:00 PM
presentation looks at the complex web of belonging and estrangement in
post-Soviet Abkhazia, a former Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic subordinated to Soviet Georgia and famous holiday destination with close links to the communist centre in Moscow.
Starts: Feb 2, 2017 6:00:00 PM