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St Petersburg, 3 June 2021. The awards ceremony for the winners of PwC’s Business Book of the Year in Russia award was held today at the 24th St Petersburg International Economic Forum. The jury, led by Ruben Vardanyan, announced the runners up and winners in three categories.
This is the sixth year that PwC has selected the best books on business topics that were published in Russia. During the first stage of the competition, finalists were selected via the CrowdSpace platform. Following the public vote, five books were short-listed in three categories: Best Book by a Russian Author, Best Book by a Foreign Author and Best Book to Help Business).
“We have recognised the top business books in Russia for six years in a row now, and we are pleased to see that more and more people are getting involved in the process. This demonstrates that there is increasing interest and demand for solid business literature. Although the pandemic and resulting restrictions have forced book publishers to delay some launch dates, a total of 169 books were nominated in the three award categories this year. This year, books from 29 different publishing houses were nominated. Almost 12,000 people participated in voting for the best business books and the competition reached an audience of more than ten million people.”
Best Book by a Russian Author:
Based on the results of the public vote, the following books were also shortlisted:
The Business Book of the Year in Russia award is Russia’s only award of its kind in the area of business literature. Nominees for the award include books published in Russian during the year preceding the award, as well as translations of foreign books within two years of being published in Russian.
The members of the jury for 2021 include:
Note for the editor:
PwC and CrowdSpace make every possible effort while holding the contest to ensure compliance with the principles of objectivity and transparency and to prevent unethical behaviour. To ensure compliance with the above terms, CrowdSpace is within its rights to:
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