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Ukraine Economy

If the West Doesn't Act on Ukraine Reform, the Country Could Break Down

Maria Snegovaya | Posted 04.01.2016 | World
Maria Snegovaya

KIEV, Ukraine -- A collapsing 40 million plus people located in the geographic center of Europe might create an immigration crisis the West has not witnessed before. The apocalyptic prospects of such a scenario should make the Western elites realize the urgency of forcing reforms in Ukraine.

How Ukraine's Central Bank Wrecked the Country's Nascent Economic Recovery in 2011 and Why It Should Not Do It Again.

Andrei Kirilenko | Posted 08.15.2015 | World
Andrei Kirilenko

In the aftermath of the global financial crisis, central banks around the world have become the largest, most powerful, and exceedingly profitable financial institutions. And they can't wait to get out of this predicament.

Economic Realities Can De-Escalate Ukraine Crisis

Mohamed A. El-Erian | Posted 12.18.2014 | World
Mohamed A. El-Erian

The consequences for both Europe and Russia would become significantly more dire if a complete breakdown in the dialogue on Ukraine were to lead to generalized trade and financial sanctions, including a disruption in Russian energy supplies to the West. Such an outcome would send Europe and Russia into recession and, most likely, reignite global financial instability

Reviving Ukraine's Economy

Project Syndicate | Anders Aslund | Posted 02.25.2014 | World

WASHINGTON -- Ukraine has suddenly arrived at a democratic breakthrough. After former President Viktor Yanukovich incited major bloodshed, many of his...

Ukraine Says It Needs $35 Billion Bailout In Next 2 Years

Reuters | Posted 04.26.2014 | World

By Luke Baker and Justyna Pawlak BRUSSELS, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Europe is discussing a range of options for short- and longer-term finan...

Ukrainians Protest Their Pro-Western Leaders, Nation's Economic Policies

Al Jazeera English | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Tens of thousands of people have rallied in Ukraine against the pro-western government and their handling of the economic crisis....

Ukraine: Nation On The Brink Of Bankruptcy

The Independent | Mary Dejevsky in Kiev | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

When the United States sneezed, Old Europe's banks caught a heavy cold, and New Europe's mini-tiger economies have succumbed, one by one, to a nasty b...