Curriculum Vitae

Currently at

ES-Europe C.A.E.
Batiment Laennec Europole de L'Arbois
BP 80
13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4
Monetary Economics
Growth Theory
Law and Economics
History of Economic Thought
Political Economy
PhD Program, Collegio Carlo Alberto, Institutions, Economics, and Law. January 2007-2009.
Thesis: Essays on Net-Consumption Theory of Profit and Interest. Currently at University of Aix-en-Provence's Phd Program in Economics.
Master of Arts (Diplom-Vw.), University of Paderborn (Germany), Economics. 2005.

Visiting Scholar, DePaul University, Chicago, Il, Economics and Law, 2001-2002.


Russian native, German fluent, English fluent, Italian basic.

Political Economy Research Fellowship, Critical Review Fdtn., 2011
Political Economy Research Fellowship, Critical Review Fdtn., 2010
Collegio Carlo Alberto, Italy, Doctoral Scholarship, 2007-9.


IUC, Assistant Instructor, Course: The Legal and Economic Institutions of Capitalism, 2008. 
Duties: Co-taught a course in basic economics with Prof. Luca Anderlini, conducted individual and groups tutoring, graded student papers and examinations.
University of Paderborn, Research Assistant to Prof. Dr. Thomas Gries, 2002-4.
Duties: Compiled research for scholarly publications, graded student papers and examinations.  
Meinwerk Institut, Paderborn, Teacher, 2000-1
Duties: Taught Mathematics, Statistics and Geometry to high-school students.
Heinz-Nixdorf Institut, Research Assistant to Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gausemeier. 2000
Duties: Compiled research for scholarly publications. 


Seminar for Heads of Financial Stability Divisions at Central Banks, Bank of England, London (March, 2012, forthcoming). Invited speaker. 

"Complements to Basel", organized by A Centre for Central Banking Studies, Bank of England/LSE, London (February, 2012, forthcoming).

"Wrong Medicine: Financial Regulation in the Fractional Reserve Banking System"
International University College of Turin, Turin, Italy, Annual Economics and Finance Conference, December 12-13, 2008.

"Net-Saving, Real Income, and Time Preference in an Expanding Economy: A Critique of Rothbard"
Prague Conference on Political Economy, Prague, April 20-22, 2007.


Engineering the Financial Crisis: Systemic Risk and the Failure of Regulation, coauthored with Jeffrey Friedman, University of Pennsylvania Press. 2011.


2011. “The Financial Crisis:  A Crisis, Too, For Law and Economics?” Critical Review 23(1-2). 

2010. “A Silver Lining to the Financial Crisis,” with Jeffrey Friedman. American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research Regulation Outlook, January. 

2009. “The Real Bank Pay Scandal,” with Jeffrey Friedman, Causes of the Crisis Blog.

2008. “Mythos Produktive Staatsausgaben – die Regierung konsumiert immer und produziert niemals.” Forum Ordnungspolitik, Berlin.       

2007. “Las Falacias de Reducir el Consumo.” La Escuela Austríaca en el Siglo XXI, Revista Digital No. 5. Fundación F. A. Hayek.