Lana Bilalova

Lana Bilalova

PhD candidate

Department of International Relations

Connect with me

English, Mandarin, Russian, Tatar, Ukrainian
Key Expertise
State-controlled media, Russia, Quantitative text analysis

About me

Born in Russia, holds a BSc in Economics from the State University of Economics in St-Petersburg and MSc in Political Science and Political Economy from the London School of Economics and Political Science. 

Research topic

What do fluctuations in media narratives reveal about an autocratic regime’s tactics, as well as strengths and weaknesses? 

Academic supervisor

Professor Tomila Lankina



Expertise Details

State-controlled media; Russia; Quantitative text analysis; Machine Learning for text methods