Scientific Director of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) Institute of Economics, RAS Corresponding Member.
Graduated from Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU). Professor, Doctor of Sciences (Economics).
Worked at the Research Institute on Pricing under the USSR State Committee on Pricing.
From 1981, has worked at the Institute of International Economic and Political Studies (later renamed RAS Institute of Economics). From 2003, Director of said institute.
Professor of the Moscow School of Economics at MSU and of the Faculty of Management of the Moscow Art Theater School.
Member of the Civic Chamber of the Moscow Region. Member of the Russian-American Group for Economic Transformation. Chairman of the CIS Committee of the National Investment Council. Chairman of the expert council of the Higher Qualification Commission. President of the Russian section of the ECAAR (Economists Allied for Arms Reduction) international organization.
Editor-in-Chief of the World of Change journal. Chairman of the editorial board of the Property Relations in the Russian Federation journal.
Author of over 250 academic papers.
Academic focus: economics theory, globalization, economic and political problems in post-Soviet countries, the role of the state in the contemporary economy.
Recipient of state awards.
Korean Peninsula Crisis Has no Military Solution. How Can It Be Solved?
Demilitarization of the region based on Russia-China "Dual Freeze" proposal 36 (35%) Restoring multilateral negotiation process without any preliminary conditions 27 (26%) While the situation benefits Kim Jong-un's and Trump's domestic agenda, there will be no solution 22 (21%) Armed conflict still cannot be avoided 12 (12%) Stonger deterrence on behalf of the U.S. through modernization of military infrastructure in the region 4 (4%) Toughening economic sanctions against North Korea 2 (2%)