PGLU staff congratulates Professor A.P. Gorbunov the rector of PSLU on the defense of his thesis for Doctor of Science Degree (Economics). The defense took place on the 28-th of November at K.L. Khetagurov North-Ossetia State University. Subject of dissertation: 'System Dynamics of the Higher School as a Major Factor of Russian Economy Innovative Transformation' We wish A.P. Gorbunov inspiration and further success in academic and professional activity and realization of his creative ideas.