Lukasz Cywinski's scientific contributions

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Belarus' economy appears to be stuck in a bad equilibrium and faces gloomy economic prospects. Decent economic growth performance came to a halt in 2009. The reasons for a slowdown and prospects of stagnation are both domestic and external. Externally, Belarus was hit by falling oil prices driving down the size of Russian oil subsidy and contractin...


... President Alexander Lukashenko plays a strong (geo-)political role as the most reliable political and military ally in the face of increasing competition between Russia and the West. Such status increases Belarusian manoeuvrability because Russia is afraid to lose a country of such crucial importance for its balancing policies against NATO and the EU and may serve as a military-political base in a possible conflict with the West (Kamiński and Kamiński 2017;Sivitsky and Tsarik 2017). ...