Nikita Maslennikov: Russian Cities 15 Years After: Economy, Population and Urban Sprawl in St. Petersburg, Russia

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Nikita Maslennikov is a professor of urban development and urban economics at the Higher School of Economics in St. Petersburg as well as a practicing architect. From 1989 to 1996, Maslennikov served as the director of the Sate Architectural Institute in St. Petersburg. He graduated from the Leningrad Institute of Building Construction Engineers in 1976 and received his Ph.D. in 1983 from the Moscow Architectural Institute. In 1991 Maslennikov was a Fulbright professor at Cornell in the Department of City and Regional Planning.