Releases

Release 34 (April 18 – May 8, 2016). Unification of gas prices and deregulation of pharmaceutical market failed to speed up overall reform progress.

Chart 1. IMoRe dynamics

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Groysman’s debut: from April 18 to May 8 the new Cabinet of Ministers approved two important reform initiatives. However, this was not enough to drag Index for Monitoring Reforms out of the “sleeping” area. Index value stood at +1.1 points over the last three weeks.

In late April the Government of Ukraine likened gas tariffs for households and heating companies to the level of import parity. The importance and simultaneously unpopularity of the event is difficult to overestimate. Experts note the necessity for this step to enhance the energy independence of Ukraine, improve public finances in the long run and develop the gas market. However, they stress the need to introduce additional incentives for energy saving, improve the effectiveness of the subsidies system and the quality of utility services. In general, the Index for Monitoring Reforms amounted to only +1.1 points during the second half of April and the first decade of May (possible range from -5.0 to +5.0), signaling that the reforms continue to move slowly…. more in .pdf


Release 33 (April 4 – 17, 2016). WTO government procurement market and reform of special permits for the use of mineral resources (.pdf)


Release 32 (March 21 – April 3, 2016). Sprouts of populism (.pdf)


Release 31 (March 7 – 20, 2016). Green light to privatization and electronic asset declarations (.pdf)


Release 30 (February 22 – March 6, 2016). Progress in the Fight against Corruption and an Anti-reform (.pdf)


Release 29 (February 8 – 21, 2016). Transparent public procurement (.pdf)


Release 28 (January 25 – February 7, 2016). Political events overshadow reforms (.pdf)


Release 27 (January 11-24, 2016). Progress in the fight against Corruption (.pdf)


Release 26 (December 21, 2015 – January 10, 2015). Budget package (.pdf)


Release 25 (December 7 – 20, 2015). The long-awaited reforms acceleration (.pdf)


Release 24 (November 23 – December 6, 2015). Important Anti-Corruption Laws (.pdf)


Release 23 (November 9 – 22, 2015). Period of sluggish reforms still lingers (.pdf)


Release 22 (October 26 – November 08, 2015). Technical sectoral steps (.pdf)


Release 21 (October 12 – 25, 2015). Grand opening of government registers (.pdf)


Release 20 (September 28 – October 11, 2015). Reforms slowing significantly  (.pdf)


Release 19 (September 14th – 27th, 2015). The law on public procurement (.pdf)


Release 18 (August 31st –September 13th, 2015). One of the lowest Index values (.pdf)


Release 17 (August 17th –30th, 2015). Government external debt restructuring (.pdf)


Release 16 (August 3rd –16 th, 2015). Many small steps towards reducing corruption (.pdf)


Release 15 (July 20th –August 2nd, 2015). Noticeable acceleration of reforms (.pdf)


Release 14 (July 6th –19th, 2015). Strengthening independence of the National Bank (.pdf)


Release 13 (June 22nd – July 5th, 2015). Almost complete silence in reforms  (.pdf)


02/07/2015: Где реформы? Оценка действий власти за полгода от экспертов іМоРе и VoxUkraine (.pdf)


Release 12 (June 8th – 21st, 2015). Reforms went on vacation (.pdf)


Release 11 (May 25th – June 7th, 2015) . Weak reform progress second period in a row (.pdf)


Release 10 (May 11th –24th, 2015) . Important developments in banking sector regulation (.pdf)


Release 9 (April 20th – May 10th, 2015) . Spring reform speedup (.pdf)


Release 8 (April 6th – 19th, 2015). Moderate progress in governance, anti-corruption and deregulation  (.pdf)


Release 7* (March 23rd – April 5th, 2015). Significant progress in deregulation and anti-corruption (.pdf)


Release 6* (March 9th – 22nd, 2015). Reforms do not keep pace (.pdf)


Release 5* (February 23th – March 8 th 2015). Reforms accelerated significantly thanks to the IMF package (.pdf)


Release 4*  (February 9th –22nd 2015)  (.pdf)


Release 3* (January 26th – February 8th 2015)  (.pdf)


Release 2* (January 12-25, 2015)  (.pdf)


Release 1* (December 28, 2014 – January 11, 2015)  (.pdf)


 *Old Index structure