Degree, Technology Metallurgical College, Novokuznetsk, 1956. Degree in engineering/economy of metallurgy, Engineering and Economic Institute, Moscow, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy in Economic, Central Science Research Institute Metallurgy, Moscow, 1967.
D Economics, Uralsky Polytechnic University, Sverdlovsk, Russia, 1977.
Economist, head planning department Steel Production Company, Novokuznetsk, Russia, 1958—1966. Deputy head Research Institute Industry Economics, Donetsk, Ukraine, 1966—1974. Professor, head department Metallurgy Academy, Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine, 1974—1990.
Dean department management Taurida National V. Vernadsky University, Simferopol, Ukraine, since 1990. Economics expert Ministry Education and Science Ukraine, Kiev, since 1999. President education section Crimean Union of Entrepreneurs, Simferopol, Ukraine, since 2001.
Chairman economic section Consultant Center Taurida National University, Simferopol. Junior lieutenant Russian Air Force, 1956-1958.
Studies supervisor Economics of Metallurgy Learning Society, Dnepropetrovsk, 1987—1990. Vice chairman Economics Education Support Fund, Simferopol. President Regional Economics Learning Society, Dnepropetrovsk, 1980—1986.
Member of Crimean Academy of Sciences, Economics Academy Ukraine.
Married Zoya Dmitrievna Kropotuhina (divorced 1984). Married Elena Adolfovna Osipova, August 6, 1984. Children: Maksym, Oksana Ratushnaya, Irina Romanova.