Vasily SIDOROV

Sidorov
Contacts:
Tel.: +7 (495) 695-58-48
e-mail: vasilsid@yandex.ru

Languages:
Russian (native), English (excellent), German.

Education:
2004-2007 – University of Sheffield, BSc Economics;
2007-2008 – University of Birmingham, MSc International Economics.
2008-2011 – Institute for African Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, PhD International Economics.
Thesis topic: "Role and Place of South Africa in the Global Economy in the Early XXI Century".

Field of specialisation:
Economy and foreign economic relations of South Africa and of other Southern African countries.

Experience:
2011 – 2017: Junior Research Fellow, Centre for Southern African Studies, Institute for African Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences.
2017 – to date: Research Fellow, Centre for Southern African Studies, Institute for African Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences.
2015 – to date: Deputy Chairman of Young Scholars’ Council, Institute for African Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences.

Publications (English):
1. South Africa and Foreign Trade // The Biennial Conference of the Economic Society of South Africa. ESSA 2011 / Stellenbosch, South Africa 2011. P. 68.
2. South African Financial Sector Compared to Russian Financial Sector // The Biennial Conference of the Economic Society of South Africa. ESSA 2011 / Stellenbosch, South Africa 2011. P. 68.
3. South Africa & International Capital Flows // Panel 67. Foreign Investment in Africa - Opportunities, Challenges and Strategies of Private and Public Enterprises. ECAS 4. 4th European Conference on African Studies. African Engagements: On Whose Terms? / Uppsala, Sweden 2011. P. 1-20. - http://www.nai.uu.se/ecas-4/panels/61-80/panel-67/

In Russian (key):
4. The Republic of South Africa in the World Market // Asia and Africa today. No. 9. Moscow, 2011. P. 62-67. –
http://www.asiaafrica.ru/en/archive/2011/124-asia-and-africa-today-9-201...
5. South Africa in the African and World Investment Markets // Asia and Africa today. No. 2. Moscow, 2012. P. 42-46. –
http://www.asiaafrica.ru/en/archive/2012/119-asia-and-africa-today-2-201...