The Fall of the Soviet Union
May 25, 2022

Join Amy, Laurel, Melanie and Phil as they discuss the historical context of today’s Russian Federation and specifically, how it formed as a result of the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991. Predominantly, this article will focus on the social, political and economic consequences this had on today’s Russia.


The Global Economic Ramifications of the Russian Invasion of Ukraine
April 7, 2022

Russia's invasion of Ukraine has widespread economic implications, with exports of key commodities including gas, oil and wheat being affected. Join Vladyslav, Chamindu and Alex as they explore how the war as impacted commodity prices and supply, and the impact that they will have on communities around the world.


What is SWIFT and why is it important?
March 22, 2022

Join Yasindu as he explores the significance of SWIFT and its role as a potential deterrent against Russian advances in Ukraine.


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