Languages: Russian, Ukrainian, some Belarusian, conversational French
Areas of Expertise: Ukraine, comparative politics of democratisation in the post-Soviet states, political technology
Andrew Wilson is a senior policy fellow at ECFR.
He is a permanent Reader in Ukrainian Studies at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES), University College London. He is also an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Institute of International Affairs.
He has published widely on the politics and culture of the European neighbourhood, particularly on Russia, Ukraine, and Belarus, and on the comparative politics of democratisation in the post-Soviet states, especially its corruption by “political technology”. His recent books include Belarus: The Last European Dictatorship (2011) and Ukraine’s Orange Revolution (2005).
He is a frequent contributor to global media debates on Russia and Ukraine and his views and commentary have appeared in outlets such as the Independent on Sunday, Al Jazeera, the Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Economist, The Guardian, and the South China Morning Post.
by Andrew Wilson - 31st October, 2014
The Ukrainian parliamentary elections on 26 October seem to have resulted in at least a partial reboot of the political system.
by Andrew Wilson - 20th October, 2014
Ukraine's parliamentary elections are set for 26 October and the president's party is unlikely to win the seats to govern alone.
by Andrew Wilson - 01st October, 2014
Andrew Wilson on "Ukraine crisis: what it means for the West"
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New Eastern Europe - 17th December, 2014
AFP - 08th December, 2014
The Economist - 22nd November, 2014
Interia - 13th November, 2014
The Guardian - 05th November, 2014
Radio Free Europe - Radio Liberty - 05th November, 2014