Ukraine's Economic Benefits from Integration into the Euro-Atlantic Community
Publication Date: September 2007
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Author(s): Ariel Cohen
Series: Heritage Lecture
Keywords: Europe; European Union; World Trade Organization; Russia
Europe and its humanistic tradition have always been central to Ukrainian civilization, and Ukraine has been indispensable for Europe. Regardless of whether Ukraine ultimately joins the European Union or the WTO, it will benefit from those extensive domestic reforms, as Turkey has done on its path to European integration.