Willingness to take PhD students
Vlad Mykhnenko's current research is focused on the following three subject areas:
Urban and regional economies: shrinking cities - economic resilience and structural adjustment; de-industrialisation, re-industrialisation, and the urban knowledge-based economy.
Sustainable urban development in the Global South: the social production of urban space; global political economy and the re-scaling of housing markets in Brazil; urban shrinkage and public policy in China and Ukraine.
Regional development, public policy, and territorial cohesion: economic convergence and divergence; the spatial distribution of national income, local government finance, and fiscal federalism; regional governance, devolution, and territorial cohesion.