Russian forces invaded Ukraine on 24 February 2022. The human toll is high, among the military but also among civilians. The UN deplores thousands of civilian victims. The International Criminal Court opened an investigation into allegations of war crimes and crimes against humanity committed by the Russian army. According to the UN Refugee Agency, more than 10 million people have been displaced by the conflict.
In this video, Frédéric Munier, professor of geopolitics, and Laurent Ferrara, professor of international economics at SKEMA Business School, share their analysis of the Russian-Ukrainian conflict, which began on 24 February 2022.
This discussion, at the crossroads of geopolitics and economics offers a new perspective on this deadly war. What events led Russia to invade Ukraine? What are the economic consequences for the European continent, which is experiencing its first war since the beginning of the 21st century? How will the conflict unfold? What can we expect in the coming months or years? These are the main questions guiding this discussion.
For further discussion:
- UKRAINE: the Economic Fallout of the War, Laurent Ferrara
- UKRAINE: First European War of the 21st Century, the Dawn of a New World Order?, Frédéric Munier