Mikhail I. Makeenko

Vice-Dean for Research, Associate Professor at the Chair of Media Theory and Economics, Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University


Lomonosov Moscow State University

Russian Federation, Moscow


Mikhail Makeenko graduated from MSU, Faculty of Journalism, in 1998 and defended his PhD thesis in 2002. He has published over 20 academic articles and 3 monographs on media business trends in Russia and the USA, on media management and economic issues.


– Vartanova E. L., Vyrkovsky A. V., Makeenko M. I., Smirnov S. S. (2016) The Russian Media Industry in Ten Years: Industrial Forecasts. Westminster Papers in Communication and Culture 11 (1): 65-84. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-8349-6843-2
– Makeenko M. I., Vyrkovsky A. V. (2013) Economic Effects of Convergence in Russian Daily Press. In World of Media. Yearbook of Russian Media and Journalism Studies. Moscow: MediaMir Publ. Pp. 144-162.
– Makeenko M. (2013) Russia: Subsidies between Industry Support and State Control State Aid for Newspapers. In P. Murschetz (ed.) State aid for newspapers: Theories, cases, actions. Berlin: Springer Verlag. Pp. 291-306.

Scientific interests

media economics, media management, media systems


Author ID (Scopus) 57196023993, Researcher ID (WOS) ID U-1930-2017, eLIBRARY ID 374587