Daria Vostrikova holds a Bachelor’s degree in geography of the world economy from Lomonosov Moscow State University. In June 2017 she defended with honors her bachelor dissertation on the topic “Effects of regional integration on economic and social development of Latin American countries”. Now she is a master’s student at Moscow State University.
At UNU-CRIS she will work in the research programme “The Role of Regions in Global Governance”. The internship focuses on the update and further development of the Regional Integration Knowledge System (RIKS) platform under the supervision of Professor Glenn Rayp (Ghent University) for a period of three months. Her research includes collecting and analyzing data on regional integration and its indicators (notably budget data of regional organizations), as well as updating and correcting in-house data and information.
Daria’s main research interests include regional integration, trade, and the social and economic development of Latin America.