Training “Modern Universitiy – project approach to an organization”, Central European Academy Studies and Certification (CEASC), Lodz, Poland, 2012;
     Training on E-Learning, V.N.Karazin Kharkiv National University, Ukraine, 2012;              
     Training “Theory and Practice of financial Reforms”, Academy for Consulting and Training, Cologne, Germany, 2010;              
     V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, Ukraine, 2009 – Professor of Economic Cybernetics and Applied Economics Chair;              
     Institute for Economics and Forecasting, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, 2007 – Doctor of Sciences in Economics;              
     Kharkiv engineering-economical Institute (now- Kharkiv National Economical University), Ukraine, 1986-1990 – Ph.D. in Economics;                  
     Novosibirsk State University, Russia, 1973-1978 – Diploma of economist-mathematician. 
Scientific interests   behavioral and experimental economics; institutional theory; taxation; inequality and growth.