Can Ukraine Mimic Poland’s Transition? The Limits of Its Latest Economic Changes

Author
Sebastian Płóciennik
Content Type
Policy Brief
Institution
The Polish Institute of International Affairs
Abstract
Once again, Ukraine has a chance to transform its economic system and build a democratic capitalist one. It is tempting to say that Central European countries such as Poland in particular constitute a good pattern for Kyiv’s reforms. However, this time will be different in many respects, and simply re-running an older plan will not work.