Preventing collapse in Ukraine: The EU should finance the grass roots directly

Steven Blockmans , Daniel Gros
Preventing collapse in Ukraine: The EU should finance the grass roots directly

With the aim of averting the total collapse of the Ukrainian economy, Daniel Gros and Steven Blockmans urge the EU to ​offer a minimum of macro-financial assistance to improve governance, fight corruption and harmonise laws with the EU acquis, while beefing up financing channelled directly to the grass roots.