Ukraine’s economy remains a prisoner of socialism

Why is the media, especially the Western press, which wrote about Ukraine so triumphantly three years ago, today so deeply disappointed with the lack of reform? Why, following the Euromaidan revolution, have attempts to fix

Scenarios for Ukraine’s gas renaissance

1) Domestic gas production will cover Ukraine’s needs only in 2023 An analysis of current volumes of natural gas production, the scope of exploration and exploration works and investment programs for domestic drilling enterprises

Ukraine: battleground between conservative and liberal economic policies

A democratic revolution triumphed two and a half years ago in Ukraine. And the West rushed to congratulate the leaders of the pro-democratic parties who emerged victorious, including President Petro Poroshenko. Indeed, a record number

IMF Group Ukraine press release on consequences of raising minimum wage (updated)

IMF Group Ukraine apologizes to readers for several errors calculating the effect of raising the minimum wage to UAH 3,200 in its previous press release, dated November 1. We thank our colleagues, who noticed

2016 inflation forecast

  Cumulative inflation in Ukraine for 2016 has already reached 46%. According to our forecast, it will be 52%–53% by year end. Ukraine’s Finance Ministry and National Bank (NBU) “official inflation forecast” for 2016