Research interests: Regional economics; local economic development; entrepreneurship; innovation; business dynamics; energy economics

Skills and Expertise:

  • Spatial Analysis
  • Regional Development
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Economic Growth
  • Innovation
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Regional Economics
  • Economic Geography
Past Affiliations

PhD Student, Ph.D. in Public Policy Program, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, University of North Carolina at Charlotte (past)

MA, Charles University and Economics Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic, Economics , 2008
MA, Central European University, Political Science, 2002
BA, Altai State University, Russia, Regional Studies, 2000