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Dr Tymofii Brik is an Assistant Professor at the Kyiv School of Economics, co-founder of the public restaurant UrbanSpace500 and chairman of the supervisory board of CEDOS. In 2018, he received the N. Panina “The best young sociologist of Ukraine” award. He received his Ph.D. in social science at the University of Carlos III (Madrid) and obtained a Master’s degree in Sociology and Social Research from Utrecht University. In 2018 and 2019-2020 he was a visiting researcher at Stanford University and New York University respectively. He holds Ph.D. in Social Science Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain.

Brik, T., & Obrizan, M. (2020). Job market effects of COVID-19 on urban Ukrainian households. arXiv preprint arXiv:2007.15704.
Brik, T., & Shestakovskyi, O. (2020). Attitudes About Privatization and the Shadow of Communism: 25 Years of Anti-market Scepticism. In Ukraine in Transformation (pp. 35-53). Palgrave Macmillan, Cham.
Brik, T. (2019). When church competition matters? Intra-doctrinal competition in Ukraine, 1992–2012. Sociology of Religion, 80(1), 45-82.
Brik T., Korolkov, S. (2019). A spatial analysis of religious diversity and freedom in Ukraine after the Euromaidan. In Elizabeth A. Clark, Dmytro Vovk (Eds.), Religion during the Russian-Ukrainian Conflict. Routledge.
Brik, T. (2018). Wages of male and female domestic workers in the Cossack Hetmanate:
Poltava, 1765 to 1769. Economic History of Developing Regions, 33(2), 123-146.
Social network analysis of bibliographical interviews: perspectives and limitations. Telescop, 2017-1, 29-37. (together with Darya Maltseva, Stanislav Moiseev, and Anna Shirokanova).[Сетевой анализ биографических интервью: возможности и ограничения. Телескоп, 2017-1, 29-37. В соавторстве с Дарьей Мальцевой, Станиславом Моисеевым, Анной Широкановой]

Working papers:
The Shadow of History: The Formation of Dutch Religious Markets and its Effects on Current Levels of Religiosity (submitted) (with Javier Polavieja and Marco van Leeuwen)
Effects of Modernization on Status Attainment among Orthodox Protestants, Liberal Protestants, and Roman Catholics in the Netherlands, 1859-1918 (with Ineke Maas and Marco van Leeuwen)

Published in media outlets:
  • Brik, T., Erclich, A., Gans-Morse, J. (2020). Trump’s impeachment is not over for Ukrainian citizens. Washington Post blog Monkey Cage online.
  • Brik, T. (2019). How sociologists help journalists. Detector media.
  • Brik, T., Krymeiuk, O, (2019). What do the majority of Ukrainians think about state control over economics and personal freedoms? Vox Ukraine online.
  • Brik, T. (2018). About economic inequalities. Online Radio Novoe Vremya.
  • Brik, T. (2018). Religious Regulations and Orthodox Competition in Ukraine. In Kennan Institute Focus Ukraine blog online.
  • Brik, T. (2016). Church competition and religious participation: new evidence from Ukraine. Vox Ukraine online.