Tatiana Evdokimova joined the JVI in June 2020. She previously worked as Chief Economist for Russia at the Nordea Bank research division for three years. In this role, she was responsible for macroeconomic analysis and forecasting with regard to Russia and belonged to the team covering emerging markets. Prior to that, she was conducting analytical research on economic developments in Russia and CIS countries at the economic service of the French Embassy in Moscow reporting to the General Directorate of the French Treasury. Tatiana holds a PhD in International Economics from State University Higher School of Economics (Moscow) where she also had two years of teaching experience. Her research interests lie in the area of monetary and fiscal policy, financial markets and macroeconomic forecasting.