International Centre for Policy Studies (ICPS) has conducted a survey about the implemented tax reform in Ukraine.

The new monthly issue of the MEFU No.9 (96) published by the Institute for Economic Research and Policy Consulting

The Institute for Economic Research and Policy Consulting has published the new issue of Monthly Economic Monitor Ukraine No.10 (180). The highlight of the publication is an acute for a few Ukrainians topic Winter is coming.


According to the Institute`s experts, the coming heating season of October 2015 – April 2016 may be the most challenging season for the Ukrainian energy sector since Ukraine’s independence. Each subsector of energy sector (coal sector, electricity generation, and gas sector) has its own challenges in addition to the general problems like military conflict in the East, currency depreciation, debt accumulation, and high inflation. Tackling those challenges is essential for the smooth passing of the coming heating season.

Razumkov Centre conducted research about the state budget deficit in Ukraine and compared Ukrainian situation with the examples from the world practise. The research laid basis to the recently issued analytical report Taking on Debts and Giving Debts Back. Global Trends and Ukrainian Challenges.


Ukraine for a long time has been using extensive international debts which were not managed properly. As an outcome, Ukraine is nowadays considered to be a heavy debtor and is threatened by default. Because of this, prevention of Ukraine`s state default and restructuring of Ukraine`s external debt are one of the crucial current tasks of the government.

In this latest issue of the analytical report on energy from DiXi Group:

– What policy does Russia choose in energy sector relations with the West;

– What is the role of the “winter package”;

– How Ukraine is building its energy cooperation with the EU;

– What is the situation on Ukrainian gas market;

– Where does the government hope to take coal from;

– What strategy has been chosen by the government regarding nuclear fuel;

– How is deoligarchisation in energy going.


In the latest issue of “Environmental Policy and Law, you will find out about “Sustainable Development Summit: New Agenda 2030” and the “Sustainable Development Goals through the eyes of President of Ukraine”.

Download the issue (in Ukrainian)

The online resource EITI in Ukraine printed electronic forms for the mining companies to fill the first report on Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative.

In an article for the New Time, Ihor Burakovsky, economist and director of the Institute for Economic Research and Policy Consulting (IER), stressed that the main threat to the agreement on debt restructuring is the bondholders worth $ 500 million that try to block the process, considering the unfavourable conditions which this agreement entails for them.

Energy, Weekly analytical report: September 14 – 20, 2015

Institute for Economic Research and Policy Consulting collected draft laws concerning the regulation of foreign trade of Ukraine, primarily related to technical barriers to trade and sanitary and phytosanitary measures.