Wilson Center Experts

Yuriy G. Yakusha

Public Policy Scholar
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Alternate Executive Director, International Monetary Fund
Wilson Center Project(s):
The Fundamental Flaws of Market Transformation in Ukraine and Beyond: Searching for a Better Policy Mix
Jan 01, 2001
Jun 01, 2001

Project Summary

Looks at the process of transformation to a market economy in Ukraine, determining the handicaps left by the remnants of the Soviet-style economy. Examines incentive practices, and their failure to induce market transformation. Models the flow of resources within the economy to improve the quality of macroeconomic stabilization reform through a better coordination with longer term microeconomic and structural policies.