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Natalia Shagayda

Natalia Shagayda

Director, Center for Agricultural and Food Policy, RANEPA


Since 2012 till present - Director, the Center for Agri-Food Policy, RANEPA.

Since 2008 till present - Head, the Laboratory of Agricultural Policy, the Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy.

1991 to 2011 - Senior Leading, Chief Research Fellow, the All-Russian Nikonov Institute of Agrarian Problems,  the Russian Academy of Agricultural Sciences.

1999 to 2007 - Project Consultant, Project Manager, Deputy Director, the Fund for Support of Agrarian Reform and Rural Development (RosAgroFond).

1980 to 1991 - Junior Research Fellow, Research Fellow, the All-Union Institute of Agricultural Economics.

In 1980, she graduated from the Timiryazev Agricultural Academy  with a degree in Economic Cybernetics in Agriculture.

Doctor of Economics.

She has the Commendation of the State Duma Committee on Agricultural Issues, the Certificate of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation, the Certificate of Merit of the Governor of the Leningrad region.  Laureate of the Stolypin Prize.