Student Research Conference

St Petersburg University of Economic and Finance is having a student conference. As future economists students are interested in identifying relevant issues and trends in business. For several years they have been making reports about their findings in English, analyzing the causes and suggesting solutions. This kind of interactive practice has obvious advantages both for their economic and foreign language learning. It is a common knowledge that the easiest way of building up language skills is by using the foreign language as an instrument not a target. And ‘practice makes perfect’. The research findings reported in English give students the...