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Russian Economy

Welcome to our web site on the Russian economy. We encourage you to add our site to your list of bookmarks or favorites. The object of this site is to provide scholarly discussion and analysis of Russia’s economy in global perspective. We address the issues surrounding contraction, recovery, and economic growth in Russia and other post-central plan economies, giving special attention to comparisons with China. Our focus is on systematic factors that account for long-term economic growth using the lessons from Russia, China, the former East Germany, and other post-central plan economies. Read more about the Russian Economy.

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August 14, 2013 | Recorded on August 14, 2013

Economic Growth Scenarios for Russia: Bad and Very Bad

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

December 6, 2011 | Recorded on December 5, 2011

If the Eurozone is Downgraded, Russia Will Face Dire Consequences

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

September 29, 2011 | Recorded on September 29, 2011

Bernanke: The West Could Learn from China, not from Russia

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

August 15, 2011 | Recorded on August 13, 2011

Is Russia Going to Repeat the Crisis of 2008 or 1998?

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty