Elena Paltseva





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Professional Experience

  • Current: Research Fellow, Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics (SITE), Stockholm School of Economics

  • Current: Visiting Assistant Professor, New Economic School, NES

  • 2007 - 2011: Assistant Professor, Economics Department, Copenhagen University

  • 2006 - 2007: Postdoctoral fellow, Institute for International Economic Studies, Stockholm University, Sweden

  • 1998 – 2000: Economist, Russian European Centre for Economic Policy, Moscow, Russia.


  • 2006: PhD in Economics, Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden

  • 2003 – 2004: Visiting Graduate Student, Department of Economics, Princeton University, USA

  • 1998: M.A in Economics (cum laude), New Economic School, Moscow, Russia

  • 1996: M.Sc. in Mathematics and Applied Mathematics (summa cum laude), Moscow State University, Russia

Publications in refereed journals

  • “Protection for Sale: The Case of Oligopolistic Competition and Interdependent Sectors”, forthcoming in Canadian Journal of Economics

  • "The Private Provision of Excludable Public Goods: An Inefficiency Result, with Tore Ellingsen (2012), Journal of Public Economics, 96(9-10)

  • “Club-in-the-club: Reform under Unanimity”, with Erik Berglof, Mike Burkart and Guido Friebel (2012), Journal of Comparative Economics, 40(3)

  • "Assessing Gas Transit Risks: Russia vs. the EU", with Chloé Le Coq (2012), Energy Policy, 42

  • "Measuring the Security of External Energy Supply in the European Union", with Chloé Le Coq (2009), "Energy Policy", 37(11)

  • "Widening and Deepening: Reforming the European Union", with Erik Berglof, Mike Burkart and Guido Friebel (2008), American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, 98(2)

  • “Workers' Heterogeneity and Risk Aversion: A Segmentation Model of the Russian Labor Market”, with I. Grosfeld, C. Senik-Leygonie, T. Verdier, S. Kolenikov (2001), Journal of Comparative Economics, 29(2)



University of Namur, SITE, NES/CEFIR (Moscow), Århus University, Kellogg Business School, Copenhagen University, Copenhagen Business School, OxCarre (Oxford); Lund University; IIES (Stockholm); Stockholm School of Economics, SITE (Stockholm); Boston college; Calgary University, Southampton University; George Mason University


NES 20th Anniversary conference, EEA (Milan, Vienna), CIE workshop (Copenhagen); SIEPS seminar "Security of Energy Supply. EU-Russia and Transit Countries" (Stockholm), Energy Security Conference (Lund), NCDE (Copenhagen); NOITS (Stockholm); SUDSWEc (Uppsala)