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Call for Applications: Workshop “Human Rights Empowerment – Researching and Teaching Human Rights in Central Asia”

Workshop for civil society activists and practitioners
Organizers: Anja Mihr (OSCE Academy), Cindy Wittke (IOS)
Dates: 6–8 October 2021
Location: OSCE Academy in Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic
Funding: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Submission deadline: 15 August 2021
Details: Call for applications (pdf)

Call for applications: Workshop “Human Rights in Central Asia: Troubled Nexuses between Internationalization, Nation Building and Civil Society”

International workshop for young academics and scholars
Organizers: Anja Mihr (OSCE Academy), Cindy Wittke (IOS)
Dates: 4–6 October 2021
Location: OSCE Academy in Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic
Funding: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Submission deadline: 15 August 2021
Details: Call for applications (pdf)

Call for papers: State Descriptions Revisited: Historical Forms of Territorial Representations, 18-21th centuries

Organizers: Borbála Zsuzsanna Török (Centre for Global Cooperation Research, University Duisburg-Essen) and Guido Hausmann (IOS Regensburg).
Dates: 20-21 January 2022
Location: Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast European Studies (IOS), Regensburg, Germany
Call for papers
Submission deadline: 30 September 2021

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Olga Popova, Ph.D

Arbeitsbereich Ökonomie
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin

Tel: 0941-943-5413
popova(at)ios-regensburg.de 

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Publikationen

Monographies

Popova, O. (2012). Essays on individual perceptions of economic reforms. Ph. D. Dissertation, CERGE-EI.

Journal articles

Otrachshenko, V., Popova, O. Does Weather Sharpen Income Inequality in Russia? Review of Income and Wealth, forthcoming.

Mavisakalyan, A., Otrachshenko, V., Popova, O. Can Bribery Buy Health? Evidence from Post-Communist Countries, Journal of Comparative Economics, forthcoming.

Hartwell, C., Horvath, R., Horvathova, E., Popova, O. Natural Resources and Income Inequality in Developed Countries: Synthetic Control Method Evidence, Empirical Economics, forthcoming 

Nikolova, M., Nikolaev, B., and O. Popova. The perceived well-being and health costs of exiting self-employment. Small Business Economics, forthcoming.

Hartwell, C., Otrachshenko, V., Popova, O. (2021). Waxing Power, Waning Pollution: The Effect of COVID-19 on Russian Environmental Policymaking, Ecological Economics 184, 107003

Otrachshenko, V., Popova, O., Tavares, J. (2021). Extreme Temperature and Extreme Violence: Evidence from Russia, Economic Inquiry 59(1), 243-262.

Nikolova, M., Popova, O. (2021). Sometimes Your Best Ain't Good Enough: The Worldwide Evidence on Subjective Well-Being Efficiency, B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy 21(1), 83-114

Ivlevs, A., Nikolova, M., and O. Popova. Former Communist Party Membership and Present-Day Entrepreneurship. Small Business Economics, forthcoming.

Hartwell, C., Horvath, R., Horvathova, E., and O. Popova (2019). Democratic institutions, natural resources, and income inequality. Comparative Economic Studies 61, 531-550.

Otrachshenko, V., Popova, O., Solomin, P. (2018). Misfortunes never come singly: Consecutive weather shocks and mortality in Russia. Economics and Human Biology 31, 249-258.

Otrachshenko, V., Popova, O., Solomin, P. (2017) Health consequences of the Russian weather. Ecological Economics 132, 290-306.

Otrachshenko, V., Popova, O., Tavares, J. (2016). Psychological costs of currency transition: Evidence from the Euro adoption. European Journal of Political Economy 45, 89-100.

Popova, O. (2014). Can religion insure against aggregate shocks to happiness? The case of transition countries. Journal of Comparative Economics 42(3), 804-818.

Otrachshenko, V., Popova, O. (2014). Life (dis)satisfaction and the intention to migrate: Evidence from Central and Eastern Europe. Journal of Socio-Economics 48, 40-49.

Policy papers

Ivlevs, A., Nikolova, M., Popova, O. (2020). Former Communist Party membership and present-day entrepreneurship, VoxEU, February 21.

Otrachshenko, V., Popova, O., Tavares, J. (2019). Extreme weather and violence in Russia: Evidence across age and gender, VoxEU, December 22.

Otrachshenko, V., Popova, O. (2019). Can Russia Afford Climate Change? Russian Analytical Digest Nr. 243, 11.12.2019, pp. 2-8. 

Otrachshenko, V., Popova, O. (2019). Kann sich Russland den Klimawandel leisten? Russland-Analysen Nr. 377 vom 06.11.2019, S. 2–5.

Popova, O. (2017). Does religiosity explain economic outcomes? IZA World of Labor, 335.

Popova, O. (2015). Religiosity and economic policies in transition countries. IOS Policy Issue Nr. 7.

Chapters in edited volumes

Popova O., Otrachshenko V. (2021) Religion and Happiness. In: Zimmermann K.F. (eds) Handbook of Labor, Human Resources and Population Economics. Springer, Cham.

Popova, O. (2015). Religiosity and economic reforms in transition countries. In: Religiöse Pluralität als Faktor des Politischen in der Ukraine. Hrsg. von Katrin Boeckh und Oleh Turij. München, Berlin, Leipzig, Washington/D.C. 2015 = DigiOst 3, S. 139-152.

Working Papers

Nikolova, M., Nikolaev, B., and O. Popova (2020). The perceived well-being and health costs of exiting self-employment. IOS Working Paper no. 386

Mavisakalyan, A., Otrachshenko, V., Popova, O. (2019). Can Bribery Buy Health? Evidence from Post-Communist Countries. GLO Discussion Paper no. 432.

Ivlevs, A., Nikolova, M., Popova, O. (2019). Former Communist Party Membership and Present-Day Entrepreneurship in Central and Eastern Europe. IZA Discussion Paper no. 12761.

Otrachshenko, V., Popova, O., Tavares, J. (2019). Extreme Temperature and Extreme Violence across Age and Gender: Evidence from Russia. CEPR Discussion Paper no. 13989.

Nikolova, M., Popova, O., and V. Otrachshenko (2019). Stalin and the origins of mistrust. GLO Discussion Paper Nr. 344.

Hartwell, C., Horvath, R., Horvathova, E., and O. Popova (2019). Natural resources and income inequality in developed countries: Synthetic control method evidence. IOS Working Paper Nr. 381.

Nikolova, M., Popova, O. (2017). Sometimes your best ain't good enough: The worldwide evidence on the well-being efficiency. IZA Discussion Paper Nr. 10774.

Popova, O. (2016) Suffer for the faith? Parental religiosity and children's health. IOS Working Paper Nr. 356.

Otrachshenko, V., Popova, O., Tavares, J. (2016). Psychological costs of currency transition: Evidence from the Euro adoption. CEPR Discussion Paper Nr. DP11071.

Otrachshenko, V., Popova, O. (2012). Life (dis)satisfaction and the decision to migrate: Evidence from Central and Eastern Europe. FEUNL Working Paper Nr. 570.

Otrachshenko, V., Popova, O. (2012). Life (dis)satisfaction and the decision to migrate: Evidence from Central and Eastern Europe. CERGE-EI Working Paper Nr. 460.

Otrachshenko, V., Popova, O. (2011). Life (dis)satisfaction and decision to migrate: Evidence from Central and Eastern Europe. Osteuropa-Institut, Working Paper Nr. 306.

Popova, O. (2010). Corruption, voting and employment status: Evidence from Russian Parliamentary elections. CERGE-EI Working Paper Nr. 428.

Popova, O. (2010). Can religion insure against aggregate shocks to happiness? The case of transition countries. CERGE-EI Working Paper Nr. 425.

Other publications

Popova, O., Martineau, D. (2014). Tagungsbericht: Labour in East and Southeast Europe. Institutions and Practices between Formality and Informality, 26.06.2014 – 28.06.2014 Regensburg, in: H-Soz-Kult, 12.08.2014.