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LAIRSSA MIKHAYLOVNA KAPITSA

Background

KAPITSA, LAIRSSA MIKHAYLOVNA was born on December 20, 1942 in Fergana, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.

Education

Moscow State Institute of Foreign Rel, 1961-1967, Master of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy Economic. Spoken languages: English, French, Russ.

Career

Chief, Socio-Economic Policies & Institute Section, Development Analysis Branch, General Analysis & Policies Division, Office(s) for Development Research and Policy Analysis, Department of International Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations since 1987. Chief of Section, Developing Economies, Department of International Economic and Social Affairs, 1985-1987. Senior Researcher, Full Professor, Department of the World Economic, Moscow State Institute of Foreign Rel, 1975-1985.

Senior Researcher, Associate Proofessor, 1972-1975, Researcher, Lecturer, 1970-1972, Department of World Economic, Moscow State Institute of Foreign Relations.

Membership

Member: Commission on Disarmament and Development. Soviet Peace Committee(s). Presidium, Soviet Committee of Afro-Asian Solidarity.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Development studies, socio-economic policies and trends, political economy, institutional development, politics, international relations. Music, sightseeing, reading.