Upcoming Event

May
28
12:30

The Ukrainian economy: the way forward after a year of political turbulence

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What can Ukraine do to foster economic growth? How can the EU and other international partners help Ukraine with this process?

May 28, 2019, 12:30 pm Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels Public | On the Record Livestreamed Topic: European Macroeconomics & Governance

This year all eyes are on Ukraine as the country goes to the polls twice. After electing a president in April, Ukraine will vote for a new parliament in October. This new government will be in charge of the Ukrainian economy for the next five years.

This political change is unfolding as the Ukrainian economy is slowly recovering from the deep economic crisis of 2014-15, and is under the pressure of sovereign debt and an aggressive Russia.

What are the main challenges for the Ukrainian economy in the coming years, and what should the new government do to meet these challenges? How could the EU and other international partners help in putting Ukraine on a path to sustainable economic growth?

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Schedule

May 28, 2019

12:30-13:00

Check-in and lunch

13:00-14:15

Panel discussion

Chair: Olena Carbou, Executive Director, Ukrainian Think Tanks Liaison Office in Brussels

Marek Dabrowski, Non-Resident Fellow

Elena Flores, Director, International economic and financial relations, Global Governance, DG ECFIN

Ivan Miklos, Chairman of the Strategic Advisory Group for Supporting Ukrainian Reforms (SAGSUR)

Hlib Vyshlinsky, Executive Director, Centre for Economic Strategy (CES)

14:15-14:30

Q&A

14:30

End

Speakers

Olena Carbou

Executive Director, Ukrainian Think Tanks Liaison Office in Brussels

Marek Dabrowski

Non-Resident Fellow

Elena Flores

Director, International economic and financial relations, Global Governance, DG ECFIN

Ivan Miklos

Chairman of the Strategic Advisory Group for Supporting Ukrainian Reforms (SAGSUR)

Hlib Vyshlinsky

Executive Director, Centre for Economic Strategy (CES)

Location & Contact

Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Matilda Sevon

matilda.sevon@bruegel.org

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