Olga L. Garanina

Associate Professor, Department of Strategic and International Management


E-mail: o.garanina@gsom.spbu.ru



  • PhD. (Economics), Universite Pierre Mendes France de Grenoble, 2007
  • Candidate of Science (Economics), St. Petersburg State University of Economics an Finance, 2007
  • Master Degree (International Economics and Politics), University Pierre Mendes France de Grenoble, 2003
  • Specialist Degree (World economy), St. Petersburg State University of Economics and Finance, 2002



  • Economic policies in global context
  • Oil and natural gas markets



Articles in Refereed Journals

  • Russian MNEs Under Sanctions: Challenges for Upgrading in GVCs (Cases of Energy and IT Industries) // Journal of East-West Business. 2018. DOI: 10.1080/10669868.2018.1467843 (co-author with A.Abramova)
  • Climate challenges of the oil industry // Russian foreign economic bulletin. 2017. No.4. P.87-96; No.5. P. 77-87. (in Russian)
  • Recent trends in oil pricing // Russian foreign economic bulletin. 2016. No.4. P.98-113. (in Russian)
  • Prospects for shale oil in the US and implications for the world oil market // Problems of national strategy. 2014. No.4. P.185-204. (in Russian)
  • Prospects of shale gas development in the EU and the risks for Russia // Problems of national strategy. 2013. No.2. P.123-140. (in Russian)
  • Problems of the EurAsEC member-states energy security within the crisis // Economy, Law, Policy. 2010. No.7, P.81-85. (in Russian, co-author with A.E. Karlik).
  • What beyond oil and gas? Russian trade specialisation in manufactures // Post-Communist Economies. 2009. Vol. 21, No.1. P.1-29.
  • Evolution de la spécialisation internationale de la Russie depuis le début de la transition. Innovations. Cahiers d'économie de l'innovation, 2007/2, No.26, P.133-153.


Books and book chapters

  • The Role of Sanctions in the Internationalization of Russian Multinationals Toward China: The Case of Energy and ICT Sectors // Van Tulder R., Verbeke A., Carneiro J., Gonzalez-Perez M.A. (eds.) The Challenge of Bric Multinationals (Progress in International Business Research, Volume 11). Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2016. P.451-479. (co-author with A. Abramova)
  • Russian-European economic relations: strategic partnership and energy contradictions. 2012. Ed. SPbGPU, 231 p. (in Russian, co-author with I.A. Maximtsev)
  • La Russie dans l’économie mondialе. Paris : Editions L’Harmattan, Сoll. L’esprit économique, 2009. 327 P.
  • Russian-European economic relations: impact of the enlargement of the EU // Westphal K. (ed.) A focus on EU-Russian relations. Toward a close partnership on defined road maps? Frankfurt am Main, Peter Lang, Schriften zur Internationalen Entwicklungs – und Umweltforschung, Band 15, 2005. P.71-83.



  • Center for integration and globalization studies (CEIM). Université du Quebec à Montréal (Canada), January - July 2005
  • UNCTAD (Geneva, Switzerland). Workshop on Tools and Methods for Trade and Trade Policy Analysis, September 2006



  • Candidate of Science research grant from the Ministry of national education of France, 2003-2006
  • Award of the Government of St Petersburg for special achievements in research and education, 2012



  • Independent expert, Research Executive Agency – European Commission, 2011-2012. 
  • Member of International Association for Energy Economics (IAEE), 2015–;
  • Member of International Studies Association (ISA), 2015–;
  • Member of UNCTAD Virtual Institute, 2006–.


  • International oil and gas markets (Master program)
  • Energy markets (Bachelor program)
  • Global economic governance (Master program)
  • International political economy (Bachelor program)