Maksym Obrizan

Associate Professor of Economics


Maksym Obrizan is an Associate Professor at Kyiv School of Economics which he joined in 2010 as an Assistant Professor. Maksym has published 19 papers in SCOPUS with 595 citations and an h-index of 10. His research interests include economics of transition, applied health economics and macroeconomics. Maksym is the editor of RePEc New Economic Papers in Transition economics and a regular reviewer of academic papers for international outlets.

Maksym has 18 years of teaching experience at undergraduate and graduate levels in USA, Ukraine, Georgia and Germany as well as in short-term trainings for business audiences. In recognition of his teaching, Maksym twice received the Best Professor Award based on student evaluations in the MA Program in Economic Analysis.

As a consultant, Maksym has contributed to a number of projects from the World Bank, USAID, and the Economist Intelligence Unit both in Ukraine and internationally. Most recently, Maksym has been a Secretariat Researcher at the WHO Council on the Economics of Health for All.

Maksym received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Iowa (USA, 2010) and M.A. in Economics with honors from the Economics Education and Research Consortium (EERC) and the National University of ‘Kyiv-Mohyla Academy’ (Ukraine, 2003). He also holds a Specialist Diploma in Management of Organizations with honors from Kremenchuk State Polytechnic Institute (Ukraine, 2000).

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