Elena Zavyalova

Ph.D. in Economics, Associate Professor Department of Economic Policy and PPP - Head of DepartmentSchool of Government and International Affairs - Faculty Member

Academic career

  • MGIMO, lecturer at the English Language Department №1;
  • MGIMO, lecturer at the World Economy Department;
  • MGIMO, a senior lecturer at the World Economy Department;
  • MGIMO Associate Professor at the World Economy Department;
  • MGIMO, deputy director of the Institute of Foreign Economic Relations;
  • MGIMO, Deputy Dean of the Faculty of International Economic Relations;
  • MGIMO, Head of the Department of Economic policy and Public-private partnerships.


The Council Of The Federation Of The Federal Assembly Of The Russian Federation, Certificate of Honor
Reward «200 anniversary of the Ministry of the foreign Affairs»
MGIMO Alumni Award «The lecturer of the Year», 2007

Professional interests

The Russian economy, the economy of the former Soviet Union, national economic security, economic policy, public-private partnerships, sustainable development and international development assistance.

Scientific activities

  • participated in the program of the World Bank — «Russia as a donor» (2009–2012).
  • co-author of three Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation researches (2012, 2013, 2014)
  • gave a course of lectures in Shandong University (China), 2011
  • lectures in Beijing Normal University (China), 2014
  • author of over 60 publications.

Dr. Zavyalova teaches the following courses:

  • The Russian Economy
  • The Economy of the Post Soviet States
  • National Economic Security
  • Economic policy
  • Economic policy. Practical course
  • Corporate Social Responsibility