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Celeste A. Wallander

Celeste A. Wallander directs the Russia and Eurasia

Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in

Washington, D.C.

Titles by This Editor

The Economics of Security in Belarus and Ukraine

The stability of the former Soviet states is threatened by their precarious geopolitical position within a turbulent economic and political environment. Swords and Sustenance explores the complex economic dimension of national security for two key post-Soviet countries, Belarus and Ukraine—that is, how they have dealt with the challenges posed by internal economic and political reform and their relationships with Russia and the West.