International student research competition «Law and business: evolution and innovation»

Bakhteeva Elena Ivanovna Ph.D. law Sciences, Associate Professor, Head of the Department of Public Law, USUE

Goloviznin Aleksey VasilyevichPh.D. law Sciences, Head of the Department of Business Law, USUE

The international competition of student research works “Law and Business: Evolution and Innovation ” is held by the Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education “(Ural State University of Economics” (USUE) within the framework of the XIV Eurasian Economic Youth Forum.

The purpose of the Competition is to increase students' interest in their chosen profession and stimulate research activities in the field of economics and law.

Competition objectives:

  • identify the analytical potential of young lawyers and financiers;
  • stimulate the process of exchange of knowledge, ideas, experience in the use of mechanisms of legal regulation of economic processes, current legislation in the field of state and municipal administration;
  • ensure the integration of youth science with the global research environment;
  • to develop skills in conducting comparative legal research, developing recommendations for improving legislation ;
  • assessment of the current situation and strategic thoughts in the development of the country and a specific territory.

Directions of the Competition:

  1. State regulation of entrepreneurship
  2. Financial and legal aspects of regulating business activities
  3. Commercial, tax and banking secrets as the subject of criminal attacks
  4. Popularization of entrepreneurship among young people.
  5. Legal problems of regulation of certain types of activities of state and municipal bodies
  6. Popularization of state and municipal services among young people.
  7. Fighting corruption using criminal law
  8. The arbitration manager as a subject of crimes related to bankruptcy. 

Participants in the Competition are students, undergraduates of educational organizations, academic institutions and other interested organizations in Russia and foreign countries under the age of 35.

Completed works performed individually or collectively (in teams of up to 3 people) are submitted to the competition. 

Applications for participation in the Competition, competition works and abstracts of work must be submitted until March 20, 2024. through the site registration system:

  • an individual participant submits an application through the site’s registration system, selecting the “individual participation” category
  • team participation. One of the participants chooses the category “team captain”, the others - “team member”. In the “Topic of Work” field, everyone indicates the title of their work. The team captain attaches a file with the competition work to the registration form, where all authors of the work are indicated; as well as a file with abstracts of the work. A “team member” can attach empty files to complete registration.

Lists of competition finalists invited to defend their works in person and to participate in the final events of the Forum will be published on the competition page with April 1 to April 10, 2024

In-person defense will take place on April 24, 2024 from 10:30 to 15:30, awarding on April 25, 2024 from 15:00 to 16:00

Participation in the Competition is also possible using remote technologies - registered participants and experts receive access to USUE cloud resources based on the MS Office 365 platform and connect to interactive sessions during events through teams created in Microsoft Teams 

The winners and runners-up of the Competition are awarded diplomas, orders and cash prizes:

  • 15,000 rubles - for 1st place
  • 10,000 rubles - for 2nd place
  • 5,000 rubles - for 3rd place 

The winners of the Competition, awarded a 1st degree Diploma, are awarded points for individual achievements when admitted to study at USUE in master's programs (2 points).

Based on the results of the final events, it is planned to release a collection of materials from the XIV EEYF, where the abstracts of the Competition finalists will be posted. The collection will be posted in the RSCI and on the website of the Ural State University of Economics (on the USUE website you can search at the link.


Dovgan Ksenia Evgenievnacandidate of Law, Associate Professor, Department of Labor, Environmental Law and Civil Procedure, Law Institute, Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education "Altai State University", Barnaul
Galiev Mikhail Sergeevichcandidate of legal sciences, associate professor of the department of "Jurisprudence" / director of legal issues, department of "Jurisprudence"


Soshnikova Irina Vladimirovna
Ph.D. social Sciences, Associate Professor, Department of Public Law, USUE