Education, Academic Credentials and Degrees
- 2007: the title of Professor awarded by the State Commission for Academic Degrees and Titles of the Russian Federation;
- 2006: A member of the Editorial Board of the journal ‘Economic Policy’ (in Russian);
- 2005: qualified for directing research in economic sciences in France (Le diplome de l’habilitation а diriger des Recherches en "Sciences Economiques");
- 1997: PhD (Universite Pierre Mendes France Grenoble II) Applied Economics;
- 1996: Doctor of Science (Economics) (Habilitation) (Institute of World Economy and International Relations of the Russian Academy of Sciences), specialty 08.00.01 – "Economic theory";
- 1985: PhD in Economics (Lomonosov Moscow State University), specialty 08.00.13 – "Mathematical methods of economic analysis";
- 1982: graduated from the Lomonosov Moscow State University (specialty – "Economic cybernetics").
Fiscal and monetary policy
Honours and Awards
- 14 June 2012: awarded the Order of Honour under the Executive Order of the President of the Russian Federation No. 856 “For High Achievements in Education, Science and a Major Contribution in the Training of Highly Qualified Personnel”.
- 22 August 2001: awarded Medal "Defender of a Free Russia" under the Executive Order of the President of the Russian Federation No. 1053.
- 2007 – present: Academic Director, Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy;
- 2007 – present: Rector, Russian Foreign Trade Academy under the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation;
- 2002 – present: Pro-rector, Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration;
- 1993–2007: Deputy Director, Institute for the Economy in Transition;
- 1992–1993: Adviser to the Prime Minister of the Russian Federation;
- 1990–1993: Head of laboratory, Institute for Economic Policy;
- 1985–1990: Head of laboratory, Institute for Economic Research under the USSR Gospan.
Participation in expert councils and workgroups
- 2007 - present: member of the collegium board of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation;
- 2010 – present: member of the collegium board of the Federal Tax Service;
- 2011 – present: Member of the Supervisory Board, JSC Sberbank of Russia;
- 2011 – present: Chairman of the Board of the Public Council of the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation;
- 2012 – present: Member of the Board of the Public Council of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation.