“Kommersant” published an article based on the results of the seminar on regulation at the Center for Strategic Research
On 8 of June at the Center for Strategic Research hosted a seminar “Towards a new architecture of regulatory policy: the central body for deregulation – “the Law on Laws” – evidence based lawmaking”.
An expert seminar on the use of the standard cost model was held at the Higher School of Economics
Director of the RIA Center Daniel Tsygankov spoke at the expert seminar “Use of the Standard Cost Model as a Tool for Reducing Administrative Costs”, which took place on 18 of May at the Higher School of Economics.
Report at the Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum
Daniel Tsygankov, Director of the RIA Center of the Higher School of Economics made a report on regulatory policy at the Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum.
Prospects for applying financial and economic feasibility study for the analysis of regulatory costs for business were discussed at the Center for Strategic Research
On 6 of April, the Center for Strategic Research held a seminar “Prospects for expanding the mechanism of financial and economic feasibility studies in Russian lawmaking for the analysis of regulation costs for business entities”.
Approaches to the introduction of a full cycle of regulatory legal acts assessment in Russia were discussed at the Center for Strategic Research
On 9 of March, the Center for Strategic Research hosted a seminar “Issues of consolidation of a full cycle assessment integrated with the life cycle of regulatory legal acts”.
Promising technologies for assessing the socio-economic effects of lawmaking were discussed at the Center for Strategic Research
On 6 of December, the Center for Strategic Research hosted a seminar devoted to studying the international experience of conducting a parliamentary impact assessment, as well as discussing the prospects for introducing RIA to the State Duma of the Russian Federation.
Session on RIA and the round table on regulation took place at the Higher School of Economics within the framework of the XVII International Academic Conference
Session O-10 “RIA in Russia: on the path to maturity” and the round table O-11 “Future of regulation” took place on April 21, 2016 at the Higher School of Economics in the framework of the XVII International Academic Conference on Economic and Social Development.
Regional authorities do not engage enough in regulatory impact assessment
More than one half of Russian regions are nominally engaged in the formation of the institution of regulatory impact assessment (RIA). Experts from the Regulatory Impact Assessment Centre at NRU HSE have revealed that assessment specialists have not undergone the requisite further training, analysis of the consequences of regulatory innovations for business and society are systematically overlooked and funds are allocated for pilot projects and training merely based on the leftover principle. That said, a number of regions are growth points for “smart regulation”.
Premier League of the Regulatory impact assessment
On 5 December 2014 in St Petersburg, the expert session of the conference “Smart Regulation. Dialogue Between Business and Authority” discussed ONF [People's Front for Russia] monitoring and successful RIA case studies. The conference, held as part of the expert work of IPAMM for the Leningrad Region Economic Development and Investment Committee, drew a wide circle of officials, business owners, representatives of business associations, experts and academics.
A. Klimenko and D. Tsygankov took part in the OECD workshop on regulatory mechanisms in Berlin
On June 11-12th the OECD expert workshop devoted to the improvement of performance evaluation of government regulation took place in Berlin.