Want to incentivize upstream activity? How about soil and property reform? Make soil owners in Ukraine also owners of the subsoil. If they own whats beneath their feet, they have an interest to exploit it. One of the ingredients of the secret sauce for shale in the US is private ownership of subsoil.
Ukraine's gas industry association on Tuesday called for the government to put together a package of incentives for companies to continue upstream work in the country, warning that spending cuts could