Nikolay Dobronravin


Prof. Nikolay A. Dobronravin ( is a Professor at the School of International Relations, St.Petersburg University, Russia. He has worked in the fields of world politics, African and Islamic studies. He has published extensively on West Africa, boundary studies and energy policy. His publications include chapters “Oil, Gas, and Modernization of Global South: African Lessons for Post-Soviet States”, and “Oil, Gas, Transit and Boundaries: Problems of the Transport Curse” in Resource Curse and Post-Soviet Eurasia: Oil, Gas, and Modernization, Lanham, Lexington Books, 2010.