About WGSS

The Working Group for Social Sciences (WGSS) in the Finnish-Russian Commission for Scientific and Technological Cooperation is an advisory and expert body on an ongoing basis established under the Agreement on Scientific and Technological Co-operation between RF Government and the Government of the Republic of Finland (Helsinki, 11 July 1992).

WGSS is headed by Finnish and Russian representatives on the bilateral basis:

FINLAND Prof. RIITTA KOSONEN, CEMAT Director (School of Economics, Aalto University, Finland)

RUSSIA Academician Prof. ALEXANDER NEKIPELOV, RAS Vice-President (Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia)

Within WGSS framework, Centre for Markets in Transition (CEMAT) of the School of Economics in Aalto University organised a series of Finnish and Russian seminars in 20052010.

For information on past seminars click here:

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