is a pleasure to be here and I want to thank the Rector, the Faculty and the
students for your hospitality in welcoming me today.
think most of you know that yesterday was Lenin’s birthday. The timing is a bit
ironic because I have come here to share with you today my thoughts on the need
for economic and business reform. For 20 years the U.S. Government has shared
its ideas and provided assistance to help Ukraine become the democracy and
market economy ruled by law that I know you all want. I have come to update you
today on what the U.S. thinks should be done. Shto delat!
could not think of a better place to come and address this issue than the new
Economic University. This fine institution is preparing young Ukrainians to
become members of the economic and business vanguard of the