Economist, Analyst & Publicist
Ministry of Economic Development
Mikhail Khazin was born in 1962 in Moscow. In 1984 he graduated from the Faculty ofMechanics and Mathematics of Moscow StateUniversity, Department of Probability Theory.Since 1993 he worked for the Government – in 1995-1997 he was the Head of the Department of Credit Policy of the Ministry of Economy of theRussian Federation, in 1997 participated in the creation and leading of the EconomicAdministration of the President of the Russian Federation. In the summer of 1998 before default, he left Government. Mikhail Khazin is acting Counselor of state of theRussian Federation.
Since the fall of 1998 he has been engaged in consulting and economic theory. In 2003 (together with Andrey Kobyakov) he published the book “The Sunset of the Dollar Empire and the End of Pax Americana” on the upcoming collapse of the global dollar system. For the first time the book examines countries, later known as BRICS, as potential leaders in regional currency zones.In 2015 he created the “Mikhail Khazin Economic Research Foundation”, which aims to finance the development of structural and dynamic models of crisis and post-crisis processes.
In 2019 he published the book “Memories of the Future. Ideas of the modern economy”, which summarized the theoretical work of previous decades, and contains a comprehensive theory of the modern crisis process. Over the past 10 years,Mikhail Khazin has repeatedly participated in large socio-economic forums in different countries of the world (Ottawa, Modena, Verona, Berlin, Astana etc.). In particular, in2012 he moderated the “Dialogue of Leaders” at the Astana Economic Forum.