Academy is an established educational institution providing training to senior managers for the state economy and a scientific centre carrying out policy- oriented research in the field of economics. Academy's scientific center consists of several research units:
institute of economic research
institute of economy of natural monopolies
center of innovative educational technologies
educational policy center
finanacial ingeneering centre
Development research can be ordered by the state intitutions and private enterprises or conducted as an individual case study. Research themes focus on the issue of labour markets, tax systems, intellectual property rights, natural resources management and fiscal policy. Academy offers sixteen MBA programs, accredited by Russian and international professional organizations, including the AASCB and the AMBA.
Website in Russian (English version under construction) contains detailed information on the institution, main research themes and publications (not downloadable).