24.9.2014 Research at the Aleksanteri Institute

Research at the Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki – A seminar series presenting ongoing research

Time: Wednesday, 24 September 2014 at 9:45 – 12:00
Place: Aleksanteri Institute Meeting Room, Unioninkatu 33, 2nd floor

The seminar is open to all interested. Please register your participation by 22 September 2014 via the electronic form.


For more information, please contact Eeva Korteniemi (eeva.korteniemi[at]helsinki.fi, tel. 050 415 0571).


  • 09:45-10:00 Coffee
  • 10:00-10:30 Muslim Minority in St. Petersburg
    Kaarina Aitamurto, Postdoctoral Researcher, Aleksanteri Institute
  • 10:30-11:00 The Failure of Regional Policy Reforms in Russia
    Andrey Starodubtsev, Postdoctoral Researcher, Aleksanteri Institute
  • 11:00-11:30 Competition in Socialist Society
    Katalin Miklóssy, Senior Researcher, Aleksanteri Institute
  • 11:30-12:00 Ruff Stuff, Smooth Research - Hip hop, Culture, Language, Identity and the Balkans
    Dragana Cvetanovic, Researcher, Doctoral Programme for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies, Aleksanteri Institute

Chair: Markku Kangaspuro, Deputy Director & Director of Research, Aleksanteri Institute

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