On Ukraine

In this page we will post writings by our fellows on Ukraine, from economics and other social sciences, as well as links to outside sources.



Economists for Ukraine

Writings by ICEA fellows

Torbjörn Becker, Barry Eichengreen, Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Sergei Guriev, Simon Johnson, Tymofiy Mylovanov, Kenneth Rogoff and Beatrice Weder di Mauro A Blueprint for the Reconstruction of Ukraine

Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Marianna Kudlyak and Ayşegül Şahin The effect of the war on human capital in Ukraine and the path for rebuilding

Oleg Churiy and Yuriy Gorodnichenko The macroeconomic front of the war

Ilona Sologoub Those who stay: how companies justify their stay in Russia

Peter A.G. van Bergeijk Sanctions and the Russian-Ukraine Conflict: A Critical Appraisal, published in Journal of World Trade

Tho Pham and Oleksandr Talavera Buy dollars, install VPN and leave: What are the most popular searches of Russian people since the start of the war?

Peter A.G. van Bergeijk Sanctions against the Russian war on Ukraine could be made to work

Richard Berner, Stephen Cecchetti and Kim Schoenholtz Russian sanctions: Some questions and answers

Gérard Roland and Yuriy Gorodnichenko Ukraine: What emergency measures and what long-term changes are needed?

Tymofiy Mylovanov and Ilona Sologoub The Development of Ukraine’s Private Sector; chapter 2 in Matthew Rojansky, Georgiy Kasianov and Mykhailo Minakov (Eds) From “the Ukraine” to Ukraine: A Contemporary History, 1991 – 2021, ibidem-Verlag, 2021. This book is a good introduction to Ukraine’s issues.