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Organized crime and corruption in Ukraine
Episode 622nd November 2022 • Crime Beyond Borders • Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime/Journal of Illicit Economies and Development
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Professor Jay Albanese is joined by a number of guests to discuss the organized crime and corruption in Ukraine - looking at the past, present and the future. 

In their discussion, they reflect on how the ongoing conflict is shaping the landscape of organized crime in the country, and the impact the war might have on illicit markets in the future. 

PresenterJay Albanese, Professor in the Wilder School of Government & Public Affairs at Virginia Commonwealth University.


Dr Yuliya Zabyelina, Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, at the City University of New York.

Olena Shostko, Chairperson at the Ukrainian Centre of Legal Studies and a Professor at the Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University in Kharkiv, Ukraine. 

Dr Alexey Serdyuk, Head of the Research Laboratory for Psychological Support of Law Enforcement at the Kharkiv National University of International Affairs, in Kharkiv, Ukraine

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The Journal of Illicit Economies and Development (JIED). JIED is an independent academic journal run by the Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime and published by LSE Press. It’s a peer-reviewed, open access, electronic journal publishing research on the relationship between illicit markets and development.