Pervasive Russian propaganda appears to be quite effective not only in Russia itself, but also in some Western countries. Andrii Tymofeiuk explains the Kremlin tactics and recommends how to refute Russian lies. All the fakes must be immediately responded to, and Ukraine has to counterattack damaging the rival’s image.
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The environmental tax policy is significantly different in developed countries and in countries with transition economies. We discuss such economic instruments like Ecological tax and compare two countries with different levels of ecological policy Sweden and Ukraine, to prove the feasibility and necessity to take action to prevent emergencies and not to eliminate their effects. We offer not to forget the principle of fairness of taxation and take into account the priority of the development of forestry for carbon uptake.
In this article the author analyses new risks and opportunities for Ukrainian technology outsourcing companies after Revolution and during Anti-terrorist operation. They concentrated on the positive and negative factors in politics, economy and business environment.
Ukrainian economy in grave need of cheap energy to survive. But the war in eastern Ukraine cuts the country out of its main energy source – coal. In fact the brutal armed conflict is not the only major problem that threatens the main energy bloodline of Ukraine.
By Viktoria Repa (Kyiv School of Economics) The third place of MindSketch competition Economists typically focus on economic incentives to tackle corruption – markets liberalization, simplification of regulation, lustration or better salaries for government officials....
By Andriy Kolesnyk The winner of MindSketch competition Decentralization of power, lustration of public officials, and necessity of reform implementation are the areas that experts identify as the most urgent challenges that Ukraine is...