Spring Forecast for Eastern Europe

27  April 2022    4:00 pm CEST

Latest economic forecast 2022-2024, with a detailed analysis of the consequences of the war in Ukraine.


online event via Demio


wiiw will present its latest economic forecast 2022-2024 for 23 countries of Eastern Europe. A detailed analysis of the consequences of the war in Ukraine will be the focus.

We will address the following questions:

  • What is the expected impact of the war in Ukraine on the region?
  • What are its main transmission channels?
  • How many regional economies will slide into recession as a result?
  • How will the influx of Ukrainian refugees affect the labour markets of the region?
  • Why is the response of many Eastern European central banks to the rise in inflation stronger than that of the ECB?
  • What are the longer-term economic repercussions of the war in Ukraine on the region?
  • Is it time to forget about COVID-19, or could it still affect the region's economies?

Presenter: Vasily Astrov
Moderator: Richard Grieveson

The session will be held in English.
will have the opportunity to ask questions.


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Vasily Astrov is Senior Economist at wiiw and editor of the wiiw Monthly Report. He is also country expert for Russia and other CIS countries. His research focuses on macroeconomic analysis and energy issues.

Richard Grieveson is Senior Economist and Deputy Director of wiiw. His research focuses on Turkey and the Balkans, CESEE country analysis and forecasting, migration, economic history, and sovereign risk.