Integration without Europeanisation: Ukraine and its Policy towards the European Union

@inproceedings{Wolczuk2004IntegrationWE,
  title={Integration without Europeanisation: Ukraine and its Policy towards the European Union},
  author={Kataryna Wolczuk and Robert W Schuman and KATARYNA WOLCZUK},
  year={2004}
}
This paper examines the progress of, and conditions for, Europeanisation in one of the EU’s new neighbours to the East. Since the late 1990s under Leonid Kuchma’s presidency, Ukraine regularly expressed its willingness to participate in European integration via membership of the European Union. Yet these foreign policy declarations have not been accompanied by the necessary acceleration of domestic reforms. The paper argues that Ukraine has sought integration with the EU but without undergoing… CONTINUE READING