A Belarusian holds up a poster addressing Russian President Vladimir Putin at a protest in central Minsk against closer integration with Russia. (Photo: Associated Press)

Ukraine and Belarus: Familial Histories But Different Personalities (or Market Participants)

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We all know two siblings that are very different. As the saying goes, siblings share genes but rarely personalities. A similar view on Belarus and Ukraine can rightfully be…