Stability or Stagnation?


Ukraine has entered into a strange state of stagnation. While something is going on, nothing has changed.  There is no actual economic slump, yet improvement is unlikely. The Central Bank is keeping the hryvnia flat, but hardly anyone believes that strategy is sustainable. The Cabinet has been renewed, but few new faces have appeared in the top ranks of government.  And the ruling group proudly calls all of these developments “stability.” More about recent tendencies you can read in our new report “Stability or Stagnation?”. The full report could be obtained through subscription at Global Source (  Trial access is available.

Summary of Economic Overview

January 29, 2013