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58 pages

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July 2017

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TABLE OF CONTENT


Comprehensive View On The Economy

 

1.      Economic structure

Part of the country’s economic profile, economic structure section gives readers useful views to understand what matters for Ukraine’s economy.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • What is the size of the Ukraine’s economy in relation to world’s major economies?
  • What is the size of Ukraine’s population?
  • What is the demographic structure of Ukraine? Is it favorable for economic growth?
  • How has the structure of Ukraine’s GDP changed over the years?
  • How much does the Ukraine’s economy rely on external trade?
  • How does economic freedom in Ukraine compare to others?

2.      Competitiveness

Part of the country’s economic profile, this section explores Ukraine’s competitiveness in the global level. It also covers the country’s attractiveness to foreign direct investment.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • Which stage of economic development is the Ukraine’s economy in?
  • How is the average wage in Ukraine compared to others in the region?
  • How has the labor productivity in Ukraine changed over the years and in relation with comparable countries?
  • How competitive is Ukraine?
  • How are Ukraine’s competitive factors compared to those of other countries?
  • Is it easy to do business in Ukraine?
  • How good is Ukraine in attracting Foreign Direct Investment?
  • What are most problematic factors in doing business in Ukraine?

3.      Economic development

Part of the country’s economic profile, this section explores Ukraine’s economic development, average income and its distribution, poverty as well as other development indicators.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • What is the level of income for an average person in Ukraine?
  • Is there still a lot of poor people in Ukraine? How does it compare to others?
  • Is unemployment the issue for Ukraine?
  • How is income distributed in Ukraine and how does it compare to others?
  • What is the current level of human development in Ukraine?
  • How has quality of life in Ukraine changed over the years?

4.      Economic growth

Part of the country’s economic outlook, this section explores Ukraine’s recent economic growth, its key drivers and well as the growth outlook for the coming years.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • What has been the growth rate of Ukraine’s economy over the past 10 years and how does it compare with others?
  • What were the key growth drivers for the Ukraine’s economy in the last year?
  • What were the source of growth for Ukraine’s economy in the last 5 quarters?
  • What is the growth outlook for Ukraine’s economy over the next 3 years and how does it compare with others?
  • How has the growth outlook for Ukraine changed over the past few months?

5.      Economic stability (Macro risks)

Part of the country’s economic outlook, this section explores Ukraine’s macro-economic risks, including inflation, financial sector, budget deficit as well as balance of payment and exchange rate.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • What is the risk of inflation in Ukraine and how does it compare with others?
  • How healthy is the Ukraine’s banking sector?
  • What is the fiscal risk in Ukraine?
  • What is the likelihood of raising tax?
  • What is the balance of payment risk for Ukraine?
  • How good is the country in getting foreign exchange by the mean of commerce?
  • Does Ukraine have enough international reserves to service its debt and for import?
  • What is the FX risk? How has the UAH performed compared to other currencies?

Appendix 1: Key Economic Projections 2016-2022

From IMF’s World Economic Outlook Report April 2017.

  • GDP growth
  • Inflation
  • Population
  • Unemployment rate
  • Government budget and debt
  • Current account

Appendix 2: DOING BUSINESS 2017

Detailed rankings and scores for Ukraine and comparable economies.

  • Starting a business
  • Dealing with construction permits
  • Getting electricity
  • Registering property
  • Getting credit
  • Protecting Minority Investors
  • Paying taxes
  • Trading across borders
  • Enforcing contracts
  • Resolving Insolvency