Fumbling the Euro-Bluff


A breathtaking drama, with the “sudden shift of Ukraine towards Moscow,” has left the audience standing by with bated breath. No one understands what is really happening, but after the Cabinet ordered a stop to preparing for EU Association, recent EU-integration optimists went into the streets to try to defend their dreams.  This scenario, in our view, has spoiled the game Yanukovich was trying to play with the EU and Russia, in hopes of goading them into competing for his decision at Vilnius Summit.  More about recent tendencies you can read in our new report “Fumbling the Euro-Bluff”. The full report could be obtained through subscription at Global Source (  Trial access is available.

Summary of Economic Overview

November 26, 2013