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Viche 2010 №17

№17, 2010

"We all know what to do, but do not know, how reelect once will do it"

These words of unpopular reforms in the economy are Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker. October 31, Ukraine - local elections in 2012 - parliamentary. With the slogans "or fee, or goodbye", "We will raise the retirement age a year over competitors", "Feel the Europeans themselves - pay high utility rates," bring you in childhood (by revoking privileges) "does not win any electoral campaign. However, having a high rating and a mandate to reform after election victory can not be delayed "for later" painful decision.

In a speech the President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovich on the 19 anniversary of independence accent special attention to the fact that no credit is not worth the suffering of ordinary people. So now the government should minimize the negatives at the same time meet the so-called structural beacons, which will be determined by the IMF Board on these tranches for Ukraine. They are:

Finally, we note that the IMF experts give positive forecasts for Ukraine's exit from the crisis. According to their calculations, the Ukrainian GDP growth will be at 3.7 percent in 2010 and about 4.6 - in the years 2011-2012. At the same time reduce government budget deficit to 3.5 percent of GDP in 2011 and to 2.5 - in 2012-m. At that same expected UK economic growth this year is only 1.2 percent and 2.3 - 2011; 2.8 - 2012; 2.9 - in 2013 and 2.7 percent in 2014 and 2015.