ASEAN Centre in MGIMO-University the MFA of Russia


Chufrin Gennady

Chufrin Gennady

Member of the Governing board of the Institute of World Economy and International Relations (IMEMO), Russian Academy of Sciences, Chair of the editorial board of “Russia and New Eurasian States” magazine.

  • Doctor of Economy (1981)
  • Professor in International Economics (1990)
  • Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences (1994)
  • Distinguished Fellow at the Center for  Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), Jakarta, Indonesia and at the  Kazakhstan  Institute of Strategic Studies, Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Honorary Professor of the Jilin University, Changchun, China

Chufrin’s scholary interests are in the area of world economy and international relations. At present he concentrates on issues that influence Russia’s economic and political interests in Asia in the post-Soviet period of its development.

His books and brochures include (all in Russian unless otherwise stated):

  • Asia-Pacific: from Confrontation to Cooperation and Development, New Delhi, 1989, in English;
  • Russian National Security in the East: Challenges and Responses, Moscow, (co-author and editor), 1994;
  • Narcobusiness: a New Security Threat to Russia from the East, Moscow, (co-author and editor), 1996;
  • Russia and Asia-Pacific Security, Stockholm, 1999, (co-author and editor), in English;
  • Russia and Asia: the Emerging Security Agenda, N.Y. 1999, (co-author and editor), in English;
  • The Security of the Caspian Sea Region, N.Y., 2001, (co-author and editor), in English;
  • East Asia: Between Regionalism and Globalism, Singapore, 2006, (co-author and editor), in English;
  • China in the XXIst century: Globalization of Security Interests, Moscow, 2007, (co-author and editor);
  • Russia in Central Asia, Almaty, 2010