Graduated Lomonosov Moscow State University with a degree in Mathematical economist in 1979, in 1991 completed postgraduate studies of the Institute of Labour at the Ministry of Labour of the Russian Federation. Has an experience of work as junior scientific fellow of the Central Research Institute of Economics and information of Non-Ferrous Metallurgy. In 1985-1993 was a Head of the Department for Methodological Problems of the Labour Productivity of the Labour Research Institute (Ministry of Labour of the Russian Federation). In 1993-1994 Head of the Macroeconomic Labour Market Regulation Department (Center for Information and Social Technologies, Ministry of Economy of the Russian Federation). In 1994-1996 Worked in the Institute of Macroeconomic Analysis. In 1996-1997 hold a position of a Director of the Center for Macroeconomic Research of the Institute of Economy, Sociology and Law. In 1997-2001 was a Leading Research Fellow, Head of the Fund “Bureau for Economic Analysis”. From 2001 to 2012 was a Director, Independent Institute for Social Policy. In 2012 was appointed as a Director of the Megapolis Humanitarian Development Institute, established by the Moscow Government. At the present moment heading the Institute for social analysis and forecasting Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration.
Director of the Institute for social analysis and forecasting Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration.