Ukraine’s Transition to a Developed Market Economy

Roundtable IV: Ukraine's Transition to a Developed Market Economy was held in Washington, DC on October 7 and 8, 2003. The gathering focused on evaluating Ukraine's market readiness, from both a macro and micro economic perspective, to advantageously compete in the global economic arena and attempted to address a key question: "Will the United States Support Ukraine's WTO Accession Process?"

Speakers included:

Ilan Berman William Miller
Jan Bugajski Catherine Novelli
Phillipe Coessens Carlos Pascual
Michael Considine Grazyna Paturalska
William Courtney Valeriy Pyatnytskyi
Pavlo Hajdutsky Yuri Pavlenko
Darrin Hartzler Katya Peppler
Oleh Hawrylyshyn Steven Pifer
John Herbst Karol Sep
Vyasheslav Ignrunov Janusz Steinhof
Natalie Jaresko Olexandr Todiychuk
Anatoliy Kinakh Yevheniy Utkin
Andriy Kluyev Viktor Yanukovich
Volodymyr Lanovyj Arseniy Yatseniuk
Nancy Lee Yuri Yekhanurov


American Foreign Policy Council Organization for the Defense of Four Freedoms for Ukraine
Columbia University/ISE Ukrainian Central Information Service
Congressional Ukrainian Caucus Ukrainian American Freedom Foundation
Embassy of Ukraine to the United States Ukrainian American Youth Association
Freedom House Ukrainian Congress Committee of America
Harvard University/BSSP Ukrainian National Information Service
International Republican Institute US Library of Congress
Johns Hopkins University/SAIS U.S.-Ukraine Foundation
National Democratic Institute  


International Renaissance Foundation PAUCI
Philip Morris Ukraine Heritage Foundation at First Security Federal Savings Bank
Ukraine International Airlines Kyiv Atlantic Ukraine/Atlantic Farms
Polit XXI Stolittya Self Reliance [NY] Federal Credit Union
Astron Ukrayina American Foreign Policy Council

Steering Committee:

Please note the UA Quest Roundtable Steering Committees are listed here.


Image Published text of the conference proceedings "Україна на шляху до зрілої національної державності. Круглий стіл IV: перехід України до розвиненої ринкової економіки/Ukraine's Quest for Mature Nation Statehood Roundtable IV: Ukraine's Transition to a Developed Market Economy" is available in print (in Ukrainian) and listed on our Publications page. Please contact us for information about obtaining a copy.


Press release announcing the event
Den’ Report on RT IV Proceedings [in Ukr.]
UA Cabinet of Ministers press release concerning RT IV [in Ukr.]


The event's program

Speaker Bios:

of the the participants are available.