Oleg Lugovoy

Lead Senior Economist


Areas of expertise:
Climate economics, environmental markets

Oleg Lugovoy is an economic modeling expert and economic policy research analyst. He works in close collaboration with Russian and international research think tanks to develop economic models and tools for climate and energy policy analysis.

Oleg also supports EDF’s team with economic research and studies analysis. He specializes in Russian green house gas emissions reductions, carbon created through trade and consumption, and assessment models for climate policy.


Oleg received his Ph.D. in Economics (Russian equivalent) from the Institute for the Economy in Transition, Moscow and his M.D. from the State University’s Higher School of Economics, Moscow.


English, Russian


Korppoo, Anna, George Sakonov, and Oleg Lugovoy. Russia and the Post 2012 Climate Regime Emission Trends, Commitments and Bargains. Nordic Council of Ministers, 2010. Print.

Lugovoy, Oleg. “Factors of Economic Growth of the Russian Economy.” CEPRA (2006). Print.

Lugovoy, Oleg. “Factors of Economic Growth of the Russian Economy.” IET (2003). Print.

Lugovoy, Oleg. “Macroeconomics of Non-payments.” The Economics of Russian Transition. By E. T. Gaidar. Cambridge: MIT, 2003. Print.