Résumé of Alexander Mosesov

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Around forty years of academic, research, and practical experience in economies of developing and developed countries.

Research and consulting for governments, universities, and companies.

Major areas: general economics, transition economies, economic development, international trade, cost-benefit analysis, project evaluation.

Academic Qualifications

Professional Experience

  • June 1996 - August 1998
    • Chief Economist
      Synergy International / Ministry of Finance of Kuwait, Kuwait-City, Kuwait
        Consulted Counter Trade Offset Program (OPD), Ministry of Finance, State of Kuwait.
        Provided economic, social and financial evaluations of international Offset Business Ventures, as well as economic / econometric estimations of their impacts on the economy of Kuwait. Designed and introduced several models in support of these functions. One of them, the Evaluation Model, is now a standard tool in the everyday practice of the Offset Program of Kuwait. Provided OPD with reports and recommendations on policy issues. Developed and conducted seminars for professional staff members.
  • August 1995 - April 1996
    • Consultant / Lecturer
      Iowa State University / Nizhni-Novgorod State Agricultural Academy Project,
      Ames, Iowa, USA / Nizhnii Novgorod, Russia
      • Consulted joint seminars and workshops on development of private sector in various areas of Russian agricultural business.
      • Lectured principles of macro- and microeconomics to students and adult professionals. Introduced curriculum revisions and new approaches to teaching.
  • January 1987 - January 1989
    • Assistant Professor,
      Department of Economics, CR and Trade Unions' College, Baku (Azerbaijan)
      • Lectured on the principles of the Soviet economy.

      • Developed curriculum and teaching materials.

      • Research on natural resources valuation under market transition.

  • August 1978 - January 1987
    • Research Associate,
      Department of Economic R & D, Petrochemical Branch Institute, Baku, Azerbaijan
      • Economic efficiency, project evaluation, and feasibility studies of new technologies in oil processing and petrochemical industry.
  • December 1981 - December 1985
    • Graduate Scholar (Aspirant)
      USSR Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
      • Research: economics, new technologies, and feasibility of alternative fuels (non-oil sources) for petrochemical production.


Overall nine books or book sections and more than 30 papers, proceedings, and synopsis. Among them:

  • Basic Economics for International Students. Book I: Microeconomics ,
  • Scholars' Press (2018-09-21) , ISBN-13: 978-620-2-31723-8, ISBN-10: 620231723X, EAN: 9786202317238
  • Basic Economics for International Students. Book II: Macroeconomics ,
  • Scholars' Press (2018-09-21) , ISBN-13: 978-620-2-31731-3, ISBN-10: 6202317310, EAN: 9786202317313
  • Public Project Evaluation and Selection ,
  • Skyline Business Journal, Skyline College, v.2, #1, Sharjah, UAE, 2005 (with Dr. Sudhakar Kota);
  • UAE: Financial Development and Economic Growth ,
  • Skyline Business Journal, Skyline College, v.1, #2, Sharjah, UAE, 2005 (with Dr. Nizar M. F. Sahawneh);
  • Gravity Models for Inter-Republic Trade,
  • Accepted for publication in Voprosy Ekonomiki Journal, Moscow;
  • New Financial, Fiscal, and Monetary System for Armenia,
  • "Banker", Yerevan, 1992, No.2 (with V.Gabrielian);
  • Problems of Financial Reform in Armenia,
  • "Business Armenia", Yerevan, 1992, No.2,3;
  • Prospects for Foreign Economic Relations of the Republic of Armenia,
  • "National Economy of Armenia", Yerevan, 1992, No.5, 6 (with T.Torossian);
  • National Currency - Pros and Cons,
  • "Republic of Armenia", Yerevan, 01.08.92;
  • Conditions to Attract Foreign Capital,
  • "Yerkir", Yerevan, 09/28/91 (with T.Torossian);
  • Production Cost, Profitability, and Pricing (Student's Manual),
  • CP Higher Education School, Baku, 1989, 23 pp. (with Z.Mamedov and Sh.Muradova);
  • Economic Glossary of Perestroika" (Student's Manual),
  • CP College, Baku, 1988, 21 pp. (with Z.Mamedov).

Professional Memberships / Developments

Computer Competence

  • General: DOS, MS Windows & MS Office, Unix, Internet/HTML
  • Word processing: Word Perfect, Word (English/Russian)
  • Spreadsheets: Lotus, Excel
  • Database: Access, D-Base
  • Graphics: Paint Shop Pro, Harvard Graphics
  • Statistics: Shazam, TSP, SPSS
  • Professional: Comfar, GAMS


Personal Information

Date of Birth: November 11, 1956;
Nationalities: USSR Ь Armenia , Canada

References & Credentials