Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Education: PhD (Kandidat nauk) Vladimir State University; MA, Ryazan State University
Research Areas: Economic history of preindustrial Russia; Taxation; History of Russian nobility and noble self-government
Elena Korchmina is a historian of the Russian Empire of the 18th-19th centuries. Her dissertation topic was “Noble self-government in the first half of the XIX century." The research interests focus on taxation, incomes, and corruption.