Author: Dr. Victor Razbegin
Director, Interdepartmental Centre for Integrated Regional Transport Projects, Russian Ministry of Economic Development
Dr. Razbegin is a scientist in the field of spatial economy, investment planning, soil mechanics, foundation engineering and underground construction. He works for the Pitirim Sorokin Nikolay Kondratieff International Institute and the International Non-Profit Corporation “Interhemispheric Bering Strait Tunnel and Railroad Group (IBSTRG)” (since 1993). He led the development of large-scale investment projects and regional and sectoral development programmes of the Russian Federation. Since 1996 he has been the Director of the Interdepartmental Centre for integrated regional transport projects. From 1998 to 2015 he was the Deputy Chair of the Council for the Study of Productive Forces of the Russian Ministry of Economic Development and the Russian Academy of Sciences. He is deputy chief editor of Modern Productive Forces.