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Andrew Wilson

Senior Policy Fellow

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 so-called “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 JournalThe New York TimesThe EconomistThe Guardian, and the South China Morning Post


Latest from Andrew Wilson


Who are the contenders in the Ukraine elections? (Commentary)

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.

Ukraine's fragile ceasefire (Blog)

by Andrew Wilson - 09th October, 2014

The first of four analyses of the current crisis in Ukraine. 

Andrew Wilson on the ongoing crisis in Ukraine (Blog)

by Andrew Wilson - 01st October, 2014

 

Andrew Wilson on "Ukraine crisis: what it means for the West"

Ukraine crisis: what it means for the West (Commentary)

by Andrew Wilson - 01st October, 2014

An extract from Andrew Wilson's latest book.

Real referenda: Putin's worst nightmare (Blog)

by Andrew Wilson - 22nd September, 2014

 

The unintentional hilarity of Russian comments on the Scottish referendum - and what it reveals.

Ukraine and Russia: the use of history in political dispute (Blog)

by Andrew Wilson - 22nd August, 2014

Ukraine and Russia: the use of history in political dispute

Ukraine Votes (Commentary)

by Andrew Wilson - 26th May, 2014

Given the low expectations even a week ago, the Ukrainian election can be counted a success

Everything you need to know about the Ukrainian Elections (Commentary)

by Andrew Wilson - 22nd May, 2014

ECFR Explainer on the Ukrainian election


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Contact

Email: andrew.wilson@ecfr.eu
Mob: +44 7920 421066