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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 restructuring external debt, some Ukrainian companies are at risk of a default
14 April 2015  State's debt, IMF, FDI
Ukrainian economy may get into a state of prolonged depression
06 April 2015  Economic crisis, GDP
The separatist conflict costs Ukraine $10 million a day
19 January 2015  ATO, Economic crisis, Economic reforms, International assistnce
The new government will have two months to show its willingness to implement reforms
05 December 2014  Government, Economic reforms
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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
Ukraine's regional integration policies: The EU versus the Eurasian community
31 May 2013  European integration, Russia-led unions
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