2016 became a turning point in the Ukrainian labor market. The number of vacancies has tripled when compared to 2015.
Among all the countries of the former Soviet Union, Ukraine showed the most dynamic growth in the Doing Business rating, the Financial Times says. However, the country could have done it even faster. The growth could be boosted by deregulating the land market, protecting business from power structures and completing structural reforms
CASE Ukraine`s Senior Economist Volodymyr Dubrovsky commented on Wojciech Balczun`s resignation to the ‘Zbruch’ media outlet.
CASE Ukraine`s Senior Economist Volodymyr Dubrovsky writes in an article for the ‘Novoye Vremia’ media outlet that, the more there will be ‘Lithuanian plates’ in Ukraine and the more its actual owners will actively protest, the sooner the authorities will have to solve the problem wisely.
Private entrepreneurs are considered as ‘engine’ for economic development. They are freedom fighters (including economic ones) and democratic values` carriers, CASE Ukraine`s Senior Economist Volodymyr Dubrovsky said in a commentary to Radio Liberty.
CASE Ukraine`s senior economist Volodymyr Dubrovsky commented to the ‘From-Ua’ media outlet on the tax reform`s pitfalls.
Viktor Yanukovych’s money distribution has started. Its majority went to the defense sector. CASE Ukraine`s CEO Dmytro Boyarchuk said to Deutsche Welle that the rest of the money should be delivered to repay public debt.
The Verkhovna Rada has supported the bill on changes to the 2017 state budget of Ukraine. Thus, the parliament increased the revenue part of the state budget of Ukraine in 2017 by about UAH 39.7 billion. It has grown to almost UAH 771 billion. The expenditures have risen by UAH 40.7 billion to 841.1 billion. […]
Andriy Gerus, a member of the ‘Price of the State’ business board, explained in a column for ‘Biznes.Tsensor’ the way Ukrainian monopolists earn on the sale of electricity to entrepreneurs. Its prices are higher than in neighboring European countries.
CASE Ukraine Senior Economist Volodymyr Dubrovsky commented to Focus magazine on the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade`s data concerning the last years` reduction of the shadow economy by 6% to 34% of the official GDP.