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PP/03/2017
An Export Credit Insurance Agency for Ukraine: Analysis of the current legislation and the Statute

PP/02/2017
„Current proposals for “targeted refinancing” – Back to the past?“
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PP/01/2017
„Boosting gas trading in Ukraine“
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PP/04/2016
„DCFTA implementation in Ukraine: Progress achieved and challenges ahead“
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PP/03/2016
“Reaching the point-of-no-return for Ukraine’s gas sector”
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PP/02/2016
“Improving SME Access to Finance in Ukraine”
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PP/01/2016
“Mopping up Ukraine’s Banking Sector: Short-term Pain, Long-term Gain”
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PP/06/2015
“Economic issues of internally displaced people in Ukraine”
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PP/05/2015
“How to unbundle Naftogaz: Options and Policy Recommendations”
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PP/04/2015
“A cluster support programme for Ukraine: Design principles and key features”
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PP/03/2015
“The industrial sector of Ukraine: trends, challenges and policy options”
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PP/02/2015
“Foreign Direct Investment in Ukraine: Past, Present, and Future”
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PP/01/2015
“Main elements of a creditor protection system: Key recommendations”
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PP/04/2014
“Decision-making and accountability in an inflation targeting central bank: Recommendations for Ukraine”
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PP/03/2014
“Improving gas transmission network regulation in Ukraine by implementing Energy Community rules – a tailor made proposal”
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PP/02/2014
“Ukrainian Machine Building: Strategic options and short term measures in view of trade disruptions with Russia”
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PP/01/2014
“Evaluating the options to diversify gas supply in Ukraine”
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PP/03/2013
“Fiscal consolidation in Ukraine: Why it is needed and how to do it”
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PP/02/2013
“VAT in Ukraine: Would other indirect taxes perform better?”
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PP/01/2013
“The impact of exchange rate changes on imports of capital and high-tech goods: A quantitative assessment”
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PP/06/2012
“Facilitating Cooperation between Credit Bureaus in Ukraine”
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PP/05/2012
“Towards a sustainable and growth supportive FX policy in Ukraine”
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PP/04/2012
“Improving the Framework of Credit Bureaus’ Operations: Key Recommendations”
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PP/03/2012
“Changes in Russian trade regime and their implications for Ukraine”
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PP/02/2012
“Adjusting gas prices to unlock Ukraine’s economic potential”
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PP/01/2012
“Towards higher energy efficiency in Ukraine: Reducing regulation and promoting energy efficiency improvements”
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PP/05/2011
“Quantitative Assessment of Ukraine’s Regional Integration Options: DCFTA with European Union vs. Customs Union with Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan”
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PP/04/2011
“Proposals to De-shadow Ukraine’s Economy”
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PP/03/2011
“Non-Conventional Gas Regulation in Europe: Implications for Ukraine”
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PP/02/2011
“The Banking Sector in Ukraine: Past Developments and Future Challenges”
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PP/01/2011
“Pension reform in Ukraine. Comments on the main features of the current Draft Law”
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PP/07/2010
“Credit Bureaus in Ukraine: Analysis and Recommendations”
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PP/06/2010
“Implications of recent developments in global and European natural gas markets for Ukraine”
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PP/05/2010
“Reforming the Simplified Taxation for Individual Entrepreneurs in Ukraine”
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PP/04/2010
“FDI Promotion in Ukraine: Blueprint for a Restart”
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PP/03/2010
“Credit crunch in Ukraine: facts, causes and how to restart lending”
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PP/02/2010
“Trade policy in Ukraine: Strategic aspects and next steps to be taken”
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PP/01/2010
“Changing Ukraine’s accounting and reporting system: Economic necessity and practical reform steps”
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PP/09/2009
“Prospects for Ukraine’s steam coal industry – high time for reform”
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PP/08/2009
“Official reserve adequacy in Ukraine: assessment and policy implications”
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PP/07/2009
“Exporting electricity to the EU – more than switching frequencies”
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PP/06/2009
“Current issues of monetary policy in Ukraine”
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PP/05/2009
“Administrative measures to support the hryvnia: An appropriate instrument of exchange rate policy?”
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PP/04/2009
“The gas challenge. On securing natural gas transits and stabilising the domestic market in Ukraine”
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PP/03/2009
“Only the fast privatization of Ukrtelecom will secure the further development of the telecommunication sector in Ukraine”
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PP/02/2009
“How to develop a public debt market for retail investors?”
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PP/01/2009
“The Role of Trade Policy in Reducing Ukraine’s Current Account Deficit –
Lessons from Abroad”
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PP/09/2008
“Developing the market for foreign exchange derivates in Ukraine:
Sequencing the reform steps”
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PP/08/2008
“Deposit Insurance in Ukraine: Time for Reform?”
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PP/07/2008
“Principles and methods of targeted social assistance: Policy recommendations for Ukraine”
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PP/06/2008
“How to deal with ‘European gas prices’ in Ukraine?”
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PP/05/2008
“Inflation in Ukraine: Results and Policy Implications of an Empirical Study”
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PP/04/2008
“The Housing Construction Sector in Ukraine: Reasons for the Current Recession and Policy Implications”
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PP/03/2008
“The Policy Interaction between the Government and the National Bank of Ukraine: Assessment of the Current Framework and Policy Recommendations”
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PP/02/2008
“Inflation Expectations: Importance and Measurement”
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PP/01/2008
“Learning to float: Recommendations on exchange rate policy in Ukraine during the transition period towards inflation targeting”
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W16
“Public-Private Partnerships for Ukrainian Highways. Key Principles for Success”
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W15
“Postal sector reforms in Ukraine. Improving postal services but not the post office”
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W14
“How you pay is what you get! Reforming hospital reimbursement in Ukraine”
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W13
“The international financial crisis: Risks and policy implications for Ukraine”
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W12
“Ukraine and the UEFA EURO 2012. How to secure its economic potential”
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W11
“Should I stay or should I go? Ukrainian migration in economic perspective”
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W10
“High Inflation in Ukraine: Analysis and Policy Recommendations”
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W9
“Private foreign borrowing and credit growth in Ukraine: Trends and policy recommendations”
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W8
“Breakthrough for Electricity Sector Privatization? The Proposal of the Ministry of Fuel and Energy”
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W7
“The Crisis of the German social health Insuarance System – Lessons for Ukraine”
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W6
“Changing the Status of Government debt to the NBU: Budgetary Implications ”
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W5
“Primary Dealer Contracts for Government Securities.International Comparison and Lessons for Ukraine”
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W4
“Housing prices in Ukraine: Trends, analysis and policy implications”
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W3
“Energy Price Shocks and Market Reforms: A quantitative Assessment”
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W2
“Changing the Status of Government Debt to the NBU: Policy Options”
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W1
“A Primary Dealer System for Government Bonds in Ukraine. Why and How it Should be Introduced”
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V20
“Reforming the work accident insurance in Ukraine: Introducing economic incentives and private sector competition”
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V19
“The currency structure of government debt in Ukraine: Why the share of hryvnia bonds should be increased”
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V18
“The Structure of Foreign Direct Investment in Ukraine and its Macroeconomic Implications”
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V17
“Reforming the revenue side of the compulsory social insurance system: Assessing the potential for lower payroll taxes in Ukraine”
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V16
“Credit unions in Ukraine: The immediate priority should be stability, not growth”
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V15_T
“Estimating gas demand for households in Ukraine”
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V15
“Household gas prices in Ukraine. How to combine economic and social requirements”
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V14
“Public Sector Debt Regulation in Ukraine: Immediate Problems and Their Solu tions”
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V12_T
“Gas storage tariffs along the export route to EU markets”
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V12
“Ukrainian Gas Imports: Towards secure and economically reasonable transactions”
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V11
“Large privatisation receipts in Ukraine: Recommendations on how to use the money wisely”
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V10
“Exchange Rate Policy in Ukraine: Why and how to float the hryvnia”
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V9
“The pension system derailed: Proposals how to get back on the reform track”
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V8
“EU Energy Sector Reforms: A benchmark for Ukraine!”
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V7
“The pension funds tax on purchases of non-cash foreign currency: Time to go”
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V6
“Renewable Energy Policy in Ukraine”
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V5
“Macroeconomic impact of gas price shock”
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V4
“The Ukrainian-Russian gas agreement: An economic assessment”
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V3
“Managing Capital Flows: Ensuring Long-Term Benefits while Controlling for Short-Term Risks”
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V2
“A social welfare system to lift Ukrainians out of poverty”
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V1
“Capital Markets in Ukraine: Proposals to Increase Supply and Demand”
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U15
“Credit expansion, capital adequacy ratios and the stability of the banking sector in Ukraine”
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U14
“Market structure, minimum capital requirements and the stability of the banking sector in Ukraine”
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U13
“Rural Non-Farm Employment in Ukraine”
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U12
“Regulatory scheme for utilities: proposal for Ukrain?”
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U11
“Promoting private health insurance in Ukraine”
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U10
“Financial Sector Supervision in Ukraine: Would an Integrated Supervisor Help?”
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U9
“Agricultural policy in Ukraine in mid-2005: Two steps forward, three steps back”
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U8
“Improving efficiency of public health care provision in Ukraine and getting the private sector involved”
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U7
“To change or not to change? Economic and Fiscal Implications of Turnover Taxation”
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U6
“Revision of Privatisation in Ukraine: A Cost-Benefit Analysis”
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U5
“Reform of Sugar Market Organization in the EU: Lessons for Ukraine”
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U4
“Improving the Regulative Framework for Insurance Intermediation in Ukraine”
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U3
“Ukraine’s gas sector: Time for reforms”
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U2
“The Evolution of the EU Common Agricultural Policy: Implications for Ukraine”
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U1
“High inflation in Ukraine: Roots and remedies”
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T39
“Setting Regulatory Framework for Municipal Borrowing and Debt in Ukraine”
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T38
“Administrative increases of the minimum wage – facing the poverty – unemployment trade-off”
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T37
“Developing the Public Utility Sector in Ukraine: Towards a Concrete Strategy”
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T36
“VAT replacement or better administration?”
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T35
“Should Foreign Banks be Allowed to Open Branches in Ukraine?”
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T33
“Comments on the Draft Law ‘On supporting the production and development of agricultural markets'”
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T32
“The Struggle over VAT Refunds for Grain Exports”
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T31
“Improving Dispute Resolution in Ukraine’s Insurance Sector: Proposal for an Insurance Ombudsman”
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T30
“Institutional reforms versus selective targeting? Comments on the draft law ‘On state support of investment and encouraging investment activity’ drafted by the Ministry of Economy”
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T29
“Comments on the Draft Law ‘On Agricultural Advisory Services Activities'”
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T28
“Coping with a good grain harvest 2004”
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T27
“International Practices on Pipeline Operations”
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T26
“Extension Services Development in Ukraine”
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T25
“Poverty in Ukraine”
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T24
“The European Union Emissions Trading Scheme – an opportunity for Ukraine”
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T23
“Local Government Revenues: Increasingly Dependent on Kyiv”
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T22
“How to improve public investment efficiency in Ukraine?”
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T21
“The importance of the Insurance Sector for the Economic Development in Ukraine: Analysis and Policy Recommendations”
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T20
“Setting up a framework for efficient local budget expenditures”
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T19
“Ukrainian steam coal: Not competitive or just mismanaged?”
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T18
“Wheat market stabilisation: Options for Ukraine”
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T17
“Institutional Aspects of Land Market Development in Ukraine”
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T16
“Multi-Utilities: Panacea or barrier to competition?- an assessment for the case of Kyiv”
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T14
“Which Priority for Ukraine’s Trade Policy? ‘Single Economic Space’ (SES) vs. World Trade Organization (WTO)”
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T13
“The 2003 Wheat Crisis and Food Security”
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T12
“Financing studies: financial support schemes for students in selected countries”
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T11
“Social security system and simplified taxation in Ukraine: how should they be combined?”
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T10
“Should the debt to the IMF be paid in advance?”
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T9
“The Situation on Ukraine’s Grain Market: Crisis! What crisis?”
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T8
“Ukrainian Railways: What needs to be done?”
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T7
“Should Ukrainian Residents be Allowed to Buy Ukrainian Eurobonds?”
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T6
“Shifting agricultural policy towards measures envisaged by the Green Box”
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T5
“State-owned Enterprises in Ukraine: How the Profit Should be Distributed”
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T4
“Efficiency and Productivity Growth in Ukrainian agriculture”
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T3
“Mortgage lending in Ukraine: Tree strategic questions and answers”
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T2
“Should a ‘Strong Ukrainian Grain Trader’ be Established?”
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T1
“How should the compensation bonds for Sberbank depositors be indexed?”
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S35
“Medium-Term Guidelines for the Fiscal Policy in Ukraine”
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S34
“How should the devalued savings at Sberbank be compensated?”
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S33
“Is the Ukrainian-Russian Gas Consortium in the Economic Interest of Ukraine?”
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S32
“What Kind of Tax Amnesty does Ukraine need?”
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S31
“The Implicit Bankruptcy in the Farm Sector”
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S30
“Drawing the right conclusions from the current situation on Ukrainian grain markets”
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S29
“Comments on the Draft Law of Ukraine ‘On supporting the production and development of agricultural markets'”
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S28
“Proposals for the Development of Credit Reporting in Ukraine”
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S26
“Ensuring Competition in the Market for Lease Land”
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S25
“The Implications of WTO-Accession for Ukrainian Agricultural Policy”
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S24
“Does Ukraine Need a Special Law on Re-privatization?”
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S23
“Reform of Water Sector in Ukraine”
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S22
“Ukraine ant the Kyoto Protocol Large Prospects, but an Unfinished Agenda”
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S21
“The EU Natural Gas Market and Ukrainian Policy on Russian Natural Gas Transit – Will Ukraine Be a Gas Bridge to Europe?”
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S20
“Public Private Partnership as Alternative to Privatization, With an Application to OJSC ‘Ukrtelecom'”
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S19
“Social Security Challenges in Rural Ukraine – The Case of Rural Pensioners -”
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S18
“Comment on the ‘Concept of the Development of Agricultural Policy in Ukraine'”
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S17
“The Ukrainian-Russian Gas Consortium (Kishiniv, October 2002) – A Comment -”
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S16
“The organisational forms and performance of agricultural enterprises in Ukraine: What conclusions can be drawn?”
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S15
“Deposit Insurance System: Time for Improvement”
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S14
“Ukraine’s WTO Accession: Forgotten Challenge and Benefit”
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S13
“NBU profit: Who should get how much?”
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S12
“Die Wettbewerbsfähigkeit der Milcherzeugung in der Ukraine” (“The competitiveness of milk production in Ukraine”, in German)
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S11
“Personal Income Tax Reform: How To Feed The Wolf And Keep The Sheep”
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S10
“The Future of Ferrous-Metal Industry in Ukraine – an alternative strategy”
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S9
“The NBU decree on long-term refinancing: good intention, questionable approach”
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S8
“Concept of trade with commodity derivates of agricultural products and food at the commodity exchange”
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S7
“Technical note on the methodology for calculation for a real effective exchange rate index”
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S6
“Grain Market Regulation in Ukraine: Options and Evaluation”
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S5
“On the Design of State Support: the Case of Ferrous Metallurgy”
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S4
“Taxation and Ukrainian Agriculture after 2004”
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S3
“The Analysis Of A Draft On Pension Reform”
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S2
“Germany’s Nitrofen Scandal and Food Safety in Ukraine”
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S1
“To devalue or not do devalue? That’s not the question”
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Q22
“The Future of Ferrous-Metal Industry in Ukraine – an alternative strategy”
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Q21
“Gutachten über das Deutsche Bodenrecht” (“Expert opinion on German land law”, in German)
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Q20
“Risk Assessment of Ferrous Metallurgy Exports”
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Q19
“How to determine concession fees? Current methodology cannot be improved without changes in attitude to concession bidding”
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Q18
“VAT Refund Crisis In Ukraine: Causes, Risks, and Solutions”
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Q14
“Fostering Vertical Integration in Ukraine: Advantages and Dangers”
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Q13
“Does Ukraine need more bankruptcies? Issues of market exit in a distressed economy”
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Q12
“Is Ukraine prepared to implement highway concessions?”
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Q11
“A Market for Risk and not for Grain. An Introduction to Futures Markets for Agricultural Products”
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Q10
“Restructuring of the Fixed Line Telephone Service Market in Ukraine”
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Q9
“Is the gas which Ukraine receives as transit fee used efficiently?”
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Q8
“Are the budget plans compatible with an acceleration of structural reforms? Proposals for strategic budget reforms”
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Q7
“Zur Rolle der NBU bei der DM-Euro-Bargeldumstellung in der Ukraine” (“On the role of the National Bank of Ukraine in the DM-Euro conversion of coins and notes in Ukraine”, in German)
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Q6
“Ernstfall Rekordernte: Was läuft schief auf den ukrainischen Getreidemärkten?” (“Emergency of a record harvest: What goes wrong on the Ukrainian grain markets”, in German)
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Q5
“Steuerreform – Ein wichtiger Schritt nach vorne!” (“Tax reform – an important step forward!”, in German)
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Q4
“A Market for Agricultural Land in Ukraine”
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Q3
“Fiscal and regulatory causes of Ukraine’s shadow economy”
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Q2
“Zur Rolle der Nationalbank im Zusammenhang mit den Zahlungen an ehemalige Zwangsarbeiter” (“On the role of the National Bank in the payments to former forced laborers”, in German)
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Q1
“Preisentwicklung auf dem deutschen Strommarkt seit Beginn der Liberalisierung” (“Price development on the German electricity market since the beginning of the liberalization”, in German)
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O11
“After Decree No.832: Grain Market Policy in Ukraine”
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O10
“Kommentar zum ‘Konzept der staatlichen regionalen Politik der Ukraine'” (“Commentary on the ‘concept of state regional policy of Ukraine'”, in German)
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O9
“Die Chance nutzen – Prioritäten für die Agrarpolitik zur Jahreswende” (“Using current chances – priorities for agricultural policy at the turn of the year”, in German)
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O8
“Die Zahlungssituation auf dem Strommarkt: Ergebnisse einer veränderten Regierungspolitik” (“The payment situation in the electricity market: results of a change in government policy”, in German)
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O7
“GOSPLAN übertreffen? Stellungnahme zum Vorschlag der Schaffung eines einheitlichen Erfassungssystems für Produktion, Versorgung, Transport und Verbrauch von Strom, Wärmeenergie, Erdgas sowie der Wasserversorgung und Abwasserentsorgung” (“Exceeding GOSPLAN? Opinion on the proposal to create a unified registration system for production, supply, transportation and consumption of electricity, heating energy, gas, water supply and sanitation”, in German)
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O6
“Zur Pauschalsteuer für kleine Unternehmen in der Ukraine” (“On the flat tax for small businesses in Ukraine”, in German)
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O5
“Zur aktuellen Geld- und Wechselkurspolitik der NBU” (“On the current monetary and exchange rate policy of the National Bank of Ukraine”, in German)
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O4
“The pros and cons of food aid from a Ukrainian perspective”
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O3
“Agrarpolitische Strategie für die Ukraine” (“Agricultural Policy Strategy for Ukraine”, in German)
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O2
“Stellungnahme zur Reform des Steuer- und Budgetkodexes” (“Comment on the reform of the tax and budget codes”, in German)
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O1
“Notes of the Draft Decree of the President of Ukraine “On Insuring the Formation and Functioning of Agrarian Markets””
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