Sergei Guriev

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Sergei is an economist, and is presently a professor of economics at the Instituts d'études politiques in Paris (Sciences Po) since 2013. Simultaneously since 2016, he was the chief economist at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). Prior to his joining Sciences Po, He was a Morgan Stanley Professor of Economics and a Rector at the New Economic School (NES) in MoscowHe joined NES in 1998 focusing on research and teaching and became a full-time permanent faculty member in 1999. He became the school's Rector in 2004. He was also teaching graduate courses in economics of development, microeconomic theory and contract theory. Sergei Guriev was announced the Best Academic Manager in Social Sciences by the Science Support Foundation. He was also awarded a Gold Medal for Best Research in Development Economics by the Global Development Network. In 2006, he was selected a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. In 2009, he received the Second Prize Medal for Research on Foreign Direct Investment and Natural Resources, the Global Development Network (GDN), Ninth Annual Awards Competition. He was also selected into the Top 100 of the President of Russian Federation Reserve of Management Cadre.

  • Contract theory, Corporate Governance, Labor Mobility, Political Economics, Economics of Development and Transition
  • Dr. Sc. (habilitation degree) in Economics, Russian Academy of Science
  • PhD in Applied Math, Russian Academy of Science
  • M.Sc. In Economics and Computer Science, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology