Belarusian Economic Research and Outreach Center
Maryia Akulava

Maryia Akulava


Maryia graduated from Belarusian State Economic University (BSEU) with  specialist degree in “Economic Cybernetics” (2005).

Obtained MA degree in Economics from Kiev School of Economics (former EERC) (Ukraine, 2008).

In 2005-2006 worked as a business-analyst in JV “IBA”, Minsk, Belarus.

In 2008-2009 worked as an investment analyst in OJSC “Myronivsky Hliboproduct”, Kiev, Ukraine.
Starting from September 2009 works as a junior researcher at the Belarusian Economic Research and Outreach Center (BEROC).
Research interests: Public economics, labor economics, investments and privatization, SMEs’ business
Foreign languages: English, Ukrainian, German
Specialized software: Stata, Eviews, Bloomberg
“Portrait of a Belarusian Entrepreneur”, BEROC Policy Paper 06, 2013
“The Impact of FDI on Firms’ Performance Across Sectors: Evidence from Ukraine”, in co-authorship with G. Vakhitova, Kyiv School of Economics, BEROC Working Paper 010, 2010