What can Ukraine do to foster economic growth? How can the EU and other international partners help Ukraine with this process?
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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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)
Executive Director, Ukrainian Think Tanks Liaison Office in Brussels
Director, International economic and financial relations, Global Governance, DG ECFIN
Chairman of the Strategic Advisory Group for Supporting Ukrainian Reforms (SAGSUR)
Executive Director, Centre for Economic Strategy (CES)
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