Simon Schmidt is a researcher specialising in economic trends in post-Soviet Eurasia and currently runs the student think tank EURASIAN IDEAS. Follow him on Twitter at SimonPSchmidt.
When Russia sneezes, Central Asia catches a cold
Russia’s financial crisis has produced a contagious effect in Central Asia, where cheap oil is exacerbating the poor...
The spillover effects of Western sanctions, in Kazakhstan
There is anxiety in Kazakhstan about the spillover effects of Western sanctions
Uzbekistan prefers regime security over economic integration
Uzbekistan is wary of plans for the economic integration of Eurasia, but why?