Ukraine's Banking Reforms: Accomplishments, Challenges, and Predictions

Thursday, April 20, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Atlantic Council Headquarters, 1030 15th ST NW, Washington
Public Event: Panel Discussion
Apr 20

Please join the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) and the Atlantic Council for a panel discussion on Ukraine’s Banking Reforms at the Atlantic Council headquarters in Washington. Valeria Gontareva, Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine will provide a keynote address. Susan Schadler, a CIGI senior fellow and former deputy director of the International Monetary Fund will sit as a panelist. Domenico Lombardi, director of the Global Economy Program will be introducing the panelists.

The panelists will focus of reforms of the banking sector, but will also share their insights on the current situation in Ukraine and address the impact of the continuing Donbas conflict on the country’s economic and political future. 

Event Speakers

Domenico Lombardi is the former director of the Global Economy Program and a former member of the executive management committee at the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI). He serves on the advisory boards of the Peterson Institute for International Economics and the Bretton Woods Committee in Washington, and is a member of the Steering Committee of the Asian Economic Panel.

Susan Schadler is a CIGI Senior Fellow. She is a former deputy director of the International Monetary Fund’s European Department. Her research interests include the sovereign debt crisis, global capital flows, global financial institutions and growth models for emerging market economies.