News Archive

Friday, 18/12/2015

The 17th SSE Riga IV debate tournament gathered 180 international participants

On December 12 and 13, the annual debate tournament SSE Riga IV took place at the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga. This year, the event gathered 64 debating teams with more than 180 participants from 15 countries who debated on topics about the American Dream, the European Union, families, media, dictatorships, Turkey, the arts, human rights activism and purpose in life. 

Friday, 20/11/2015

The Study: Latvia has enormous business potential, but the citizens are discouraged by the fear of failure

It has been indicated by the Amway Global Entrepreneurship Report (AGER), that compared to the average indicators of the World and Europe, Latvia has a much more positive attitude towards business start-ups. The most important incentive for starting a business for all ages is the opportunity to be independent. Although the business potential in Latvia is unusually high, the fear and shortcomings in the laws prevent the full use of this potential.

Friday, 20/11/2015

SSE Riga is coming to Minsk

Representatives of SSE Riga – current students as well as alumni – are organizing a meeting aimed at gathering prospective students in Belarus. 

Tuesday, 17/11/2015

Global Entrepreneurship Monitor 2014-2015 Latvia Report

The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) is a major international project aimed at describing and analyzing the entrepreneurial activities in more than 70 countries. Hence, the Latvian GEM displays the Latvian entrepreneurship in an international context. 

Thursday, 05/11/2015

Rector's Message - Homecoming 2015

This year we celebrate the annual SSE Riga Homecoming on November 7. Homecoming not only means that we welcome a lot of ‘old’ students and former colleagues back to SSE Riga – it also means that we celebrate the School’s twenty-first birthday.

Thursday, 05/11/2015

SSE Riga invites you to participate in the Global Entrepreneurship Week 2015 events

On November 16-17, the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga will host several events aimed at facilitating launching start-ups. Through various activities – networking gatherings, connecting participants to potential collaborators, mentors and investors - Global Entrepreneurship Week 2015 introduces people to new possibilities and exciting opportunities.

Tuesday, 27/10/2015

The first Open Door Day of the season gathers 160+ visitors

There are so many factors that are crucial when choosing a higher education institution; we hope that the day spent at the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga (SSE Riga) provided thorough answers to many questions prospective students might have. Over 160 visitors attended our first Open Door Day of the season on October 24th, 2015. Thank you for sharing your Saturday with us! 

Wednesday, 14/10/2015

Registration for the Junior Peak Time competition will proceed till October 21st

Junior Peak Time, the annual international business competition for secondary-school students from Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia, is organized each year by SSE Riga students. This project is a great opportunity for students to demonstrate their analytical thinking, decision-making, data-management, English-language, and individual and teamwork skills. It is also another opportunity to experience SSE Riga first hand.