Russia's economic prospects amid its war in Ukraine


May 25, 2022, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM EDT
Virtual Event

Nicolas Véron (PIIE), Iikka Korhonen (Bank of Finland Institute for Emerging Economies) and Elina Ribakova (Institute of International Finance)

Event Summary

Russia's destructive war in Ukraine keeps transforming its own economy. Participants took stock on short-term developments, depth of decoupling from the global economy and structural impact, and implications for Europe and the rest of the world.

Joining this episode of Financial Statements were:


Nicolas Véron
Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)


  • Iikka Korhonen
    Head of the Bank of Finland Institute for Emerging Economies
  • Elina Ribakova
    Deputy Chief Economist, Institute of International Finance



About This Series

Financial Statements is a biweekly virtual event series hosted by Nicolas Véron that explores changes in the world of finance, encompassing themes of financial services regulation, corporate finance and governance, systemic fragility and crises, and structural changes driving business and policy trends in the financial sector.