image002While the world watches the escalating crisis in Ukraine, investors and world leaders are considering how the instability could roil the global economy. The political turmoil is rooted in the country’s strategic economic position. It is an important conduit between Russia and major European markets, as well as a significant exporter of grain.  While the world watches the escalating crisis in Ukraine, investors and world leaders are considering how the instability could roil the global economy. The political turmoil is rooted in the country’s strategic economic position. It is an important conduit between Russia and major European markets, as well as a significant exporter of grain. MORE