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dr. M. Kristalova

Assistant Professor
dr. M. Kristalova


Since 09/2020:
Assistant Professor (Faculty of Economics and Business Administration),  Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, the Netherlands

Since 01/2019:
Post-doctoral fellow, Chair of Business Dynamics, Innovation and Economic Change (Project MOD-Block-DDR), Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany

11/2015 – 10/2018:
Researcher, Chair of Economics, Innovation and Structural Change, University of Bremen, Germany

Academic education and degrees

04/2015 – 07/2019:
PhD studies, Chair of Economics, Innovation and Structural Change (Prof. Dr. Jutta Günther), University of Bremen, Germany. Topic of the thesis: “The economic impact of international instabilities. Sanctioning effects, foreign direct investment and firm behaviour in Russia“, Degree: Dr. rer. pol.

10/2013 – 01/2016:
Master Studies in Economics and Business, 1. Major: Innovation economics, 2. Major: Finance; University of Bremen, Germany, Degree: Master of Science

10/2008 - 04/2013:
 Diploma Studies in Economics, Moscow State University of Economics, Statistics, and Informatics, Russia, Degree: Economist

Selected conferences (talks)

GEOINNO in Stavanger, Norway; “Creative Spark 2020: Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Europe” in Berlin; 9th ICSID conference “Comparative Perspectives on the Political Economy of Development” (online); 60th ERSA Congress (online); Verein für Socialpolitik (online)

59th ERSA Congress Lyon; Seventh Annual Conference of the Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast European Studies in Regensburg, Germany; XX April International Academic Conference On Economic and Social Development in Moscow, Russia

Jena Lecture in Economic Geography “Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Regional Development - Concepts and Measurements” in Jena, Germany

Symposium “Education. Science. Innovation” in Heilbronn, Germany; Input-Output-Workshop Special in Osnabrück, Germany; Economic Forum Russia in Halle, Germany

14th Biannual Conference of European Association for Comparative Economic Studies (EACES), in Regensburg, Germany; Summer School “Globalization and Inequality” in Groningen, the Netherlands; XVII April International Academic Conference on Economic and Social Development in Moscow, Russia

Grants / scholarships / awards

Teaching stay at the University of Groningen, the Netherlands (funded by ERASMUS+)

Research and teaching stay at the University of Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa (funded by the German Academic Exchange Service)

Participation in the 6th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting on Economic Sciences (grant of 5000 Euro)

Several research stays at the University Higher School of Economics in Moscow, Russia (funded by the German Academic Exchange Service)

Wolfgang-Ritter-Prize for the third best grade of the year in Master studies in the University of Bremen

Further professional services and activities

Since 02/2020:
Member of the Enlarged Advisory Council of the Schumpeter Center for Research on Socio-Economic Change (JSEC) at the FSU Jena, Germany

Engagements in 2017-2018:
Women's Commissioner, Faculty Council, University Young Researchers             Committee at the University of Bremen, Germany

Small Business Economics, Regional Studies

Last modified:30 November 2020 10.25 p.m.

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