Magomet Batchaev is from the Karachai-Cirkussian Republic. He teaches Finance at the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia. He is an Associate Professor at the Department of Statistics and Finance. The scope of his research interests include fiscal and monetary policy issues, rural development and agricultural finance. His hobbies are riding, hunting, reading, cinema and football. In
the USA he plans not to confine himself with scientific research only, but to get closely acquainted with American culture, meet people and much more.