Slow Reform Sows Discontent


There’s been a disturbing level of discontent over the progress of reforms.  We at first thought this was linked to demands for populist solutions. But local elections show that this is not so: Ukrainians are irritated that new elites are returning to their traditional corrupt ways of “doing business,” and setting aside the revolution and the horrible casualties of the past two years in the process.  More about recent tendencies you can read in our new report “Slow Reform Sows Discontent”. The full report could be obtained through subscription at Global Source (  Trial access is available.

December 8, 2015