Feasibility Study of Deeper Trade and Economic Cooperation between the Azerbaijan, Moldova, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan and the Eurasian Economic Union

The views expressed in the article are solely that of the author and may not represent that of Skolkovo, the Higher School of Economics and IIASA. Under the influence of Russia ‘s presidency in the organs of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) in 2018, the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) began looking into ways of enhancing […]

Economic outlook for the Eurasian Economic Union until 2024

The views expressed in the article are solely that of the author and may not represent that of Skolkovo, the Higher School of Economics and IIASA.   In 2019 we celebrated the first five years of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU). To which extent the Union was able to increase the welfare of its citizens […]

Chinas Belt and Road Initiative – Europas geopolitische Herausforderung des 21. Jahrhunderts

„Wir wollen die Seidenstraßeninitiative vorantreiben, so dass die Menschen auf der ganzen Welt davon profitieren […]. Wir wollen eine Straße des Friedens schaffen.“ So die Botschaft von Chinas Präsidenten Xi Jinping in seiner Eröffnungsrede anlässlich des „One Belt, One Road Gipfels“ am 14. Mai 2017 in Peking an anwesenden Vertreter aus 110 Ländern, darunter 28 […]

Did the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) create a common market for goods, services, capital and labor within the Union?

The views expressed in the article are solely that of the author and may not represent that of Skolkovo, the Higher School of Economics and IIASA.   Being first and foremost an economic integration bloc, arguably the Eurasian Economic Union’s (EAEU) most important aim is to create a single interior market for goods, service, capital […]

Five years Eurasian Economic Union: challenges, accomplishments and prospects

The views expressed in the article are solely that of the author and may not represent that of the Higher School of Economics and IIASA.   In 2019 the EAEU is officially celebrating its five-year anniversary. The aim of the following four articles is to look into the following questions: What have been the achievements […]