- Researcher, Institute of International Economic and Political Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences.
- CASE Fellow,
- Consultant, United Nations Develompent Programme-Russian Federation (2002),
- Researcher, Higher School of Economics/Ministry of Economic Development and Trade (2002),
- Project Co-Leader, Ministry of the Economy of the Russian Federation (1999),
- Project Co-Leader, Central Bank of the Russian FederationConsultant (1999).
- Ph.D. Economics Institute of Economy of the World Socialist System, Academy of Sciences USSR (1979-1983),
- M.A. Geography, Moscow State University (1971-1975).
Russian (native), Polish (fluent), English (fluent).