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Volodymyr Sidenko
Senior research fellow


  • Taras Shevchenko National University, Kyiv, Faculty of International Relations and International Law, Department of International Economic Relations (1977).
  • Doctor of Science in Economics (2000),member of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (2006),author of over200scientific articles, including the articles published abroad (the United Kingdom, the USA, Germany, Russia, Hungary,etc.).

Work experience:

  • Research Associate, the Head of the Institute for Social and Economic Problems of Foreign Countries, the Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (19801992), Institute of World Economy and International Relations of NAS of Ukraine (19922000), Institute of Economic Forecasting of NAS of Ukraine (19922005), Institute of Economics and Forecasting of NAS of Ukraine (20052012).
  • Advisor on foreign policy to the President of Ukraine (19941995).
  • Director of economic programmes of the Razumkov Centre (20012004).

Spheres of activity: research on strategy and mechanism of foreign trade, structural transformations of economy, external aspects of economic growth, global economic regulation, international economic integration, international competitiveness, foreign investment, economic relations between Ukraine and the EU and regional groupings in theCIS.

E-mail: V_Sidenko@ukr.net

Latest comments
Without attracting investment, the policy of saving cannot overcome the financial crisis
05 April 2016  Greece, EU, State's debt, FDI
Currency swap deal with Poland will enable Ukraine to balance foreign trade relations
28 December 2015  Poland, National Bank of Ukraine, UAH
The government are trying to put the entire price of reforms on ordinary citizens
03 July 2015  Economic reforms, European integration, EU, Corruption
Unilateral declaration of default will cause legal action against Ukraine
15 June 2015  State's debt, IMF
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Latest articles
Analytical report Debt: time to take and time to give. Global trends and challenges for Ukraine
04 November 2015  State's debt, Budget, Economic crisis
Reforms are lagging far behind the pace of the deepening economic crisis
23 January 2015  Economic crisis, Economic reforms, Agriculture
Economic and social challenges of Ukraine after the change of power
12 May 2014  Economic crisis, Economic reforms, China
Ukrainian-Russian economic relations: unexpected changes and new challenges for Ukraine
14 March 2014  Russia, International trade
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