Policy Memos

What Hinders Reform in Ukraine?

Policy Memo:


Publication Date:



Twenty years after gaining independence, Ukraine has a poor record in adopting and implementing political and economic reform. Ukraine has changed its political institutions several times but has yet to achieve a stable system capable of securing democratic freedoms and providing a foundation for implementing comprehensive economic reform. [...]

More (PDF)

About the author

Research Professor of International Affairs, IERES; Director of Research, Sustainable GW
George Washington University