PhD (University of Lausanne)
Prof. Madina Kukenova holds a PhD in economics and a M.Sc. in Banking and Finance from the University of Lausanne. After her academic studies, she worked as a consultant for various projects of the World Bank, International Trade Centre and World Trade Organization. Parallel to the consulting experience, Prof. Kukenova has been very active as a lecturer, she has taught economics and financial courses in several Master’s and Bachelor’s level programs. In addition to her teaching and consulting work, Prof. Kukenova works on independent research projects. Her research interests include international trade, international economics and finance, and development economics.