Past event

Invitation Only

Research Event

Sanctions on Russia: Economic Effects and Political Rationales

Chatham House, London

Russia and Eurasia Programme

Event documents

Draft Agenda
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Meeting Summary
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Richard Connolly, Co-Director, CREES, University of Birmingham; Associate Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House
Mark Galeotti, Clinical Professor of Global Affairs, New York University
Louis Skyner, Counsel, Clifford Chance CIS
Andrew Wood, Associate Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House; UK Ambassador to Russia (1995-2000) 


This event will analyse the economic and political impact of the sanctions on Russia, including the effect they are having on Russian and Western businesses. The speakers will also discuss the consistency and plausibility of Western objectives and how sanctions could be targeted in order to achieve them. 

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.