Pospelova Ekaterina A.

- Candidate of Political Science, Senior Researcher

- Candidate of Political Science, Senior researcher, Center for Macroeconomics and Finance

Date of birth: 18.03.1982 
Phone: +7(495) 629-6736
Email: pospelova@iep.ru


•    2005–2008: Lobachevsky Nizhny Novgorod State University, post-graduate course;
•    2000–2005: Lobachevsky Nizhny Novgorod State University, Department of international relations, political science sector (degree with distinction).

Science degree

Candidate of Political Science (2009)


•    2005–2007: Lobachevsky Nizhny Novgorod State University, Department of international relations, lecturer of special course “Applied political science. Methods of research used in political science”;
•    2005–2012: journalist in various regional and federal publications;
•    2012 – present time: Gaidar Institute press secretary;
•    2013 – present time: senior researcher, Gaidar Institute.

Professional interests

•    Reform of the government administration system
•    Inequality and economic growth
•    Political economy
•    Political expectations
•    Political manipulation

Scientific publications

•    Principles of Government Administration Reform in OECD Countries / Co-author: M.V. Kazakova. Gosudarstvennaya sluzhba. 2014. №6(92). Pp. 100–104.
•    “Poverty Discussion’ as Communication Technology in the Current Political Process in Russia”. Author’s abstract, 2009.
•    Liberty as Poltical Alternative. Vestnik NNGU of N.I. Lobachevsky. – Issue “International relations. Political science. Regional studie”. 2006. – Issue 1.
•    Efficiency of Foreign Investment in the Fight Against Poverty: Russian Experience. Aktual’nye voprosy razvitiya ekonomiiki Rossii: teoria I prektika. – Publications of the 4th international workshop of lecturers, researchers, experts, post-graduate students, and students. Part 3. Nizhny Novgorod, VGIPU, 2006.
•    Fight against Poverty in Humanitarian Research as Factor of Globalization Process. Aktual’nye problem v gumanitarnykh issledovaniyakh. 2006. No. 10.
•    Personal Security as Normative Convention. Nizhegorodsky zhurnal mezhdunarodnykh issledovany. Fall 2006. Nizhny Novgorod. 2006.
•    The Role of Combating International Terrorism in Political Process. Politicheskie instituty y protsessy sovremennoy Rossii. Nizhny Novgorod. 2005.

Publications in mass media

•   Damage Through Patent: how new trade levies harm business // Forbes.ru, 24.11.2014.
•    Unrealistic Budget / Co-author: S. Drobyshevsky // Banki.ru, 06.11.2014.
•    Wages Instead of Salary // Novaya Gazeta, № 111, 03.10.2014.
•    State Companies and Pensioners' Best Friends // Novaya Gazeta, № 121, 27.10.2014.