22.06.2016 – Gaidar Readings in Kirov
On 22 July, Gaidar Readings will be held Kirov. The topic of the conference will be “Regional development and economic policies in times of crisis”.
Books of the Gaidar Institute’s Publishing House Will be Presented at Summer Forums
The best latest publications by the Gaidar Institute’s Publishing House will be presented at the All-Russian Forum of Purchasing Directors “The Purchasing Management Strategy – 2016. Upgrading of Purchasing Efficiency and Minimization of Risks”; at the All-Russian Client Service Forum on 23-24 June 2016 and at the Summer Club of Personal Assistants – 2016 on 7-8 July 2016.
Contest for the best graduate qualification paper on economics
Since 1 April, Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy holds an annual Contest for the best graduate qualification paper on economics.
Irina Dezhina Receives the French Order of Academic Palms
By a decree of the French Prime Minister Manuel Valls, Irina Dezhina, Doctor of Economics, leading researcher of the Social Services Department of the Gaidar Institute and head of the Research Group on Science and Industrial Policy at Skoltech Institute, has been awarded the Ordre des Palmes Académiques (Order of Academic Palms).
Иван Любимов: Чтобы новые технологии начали работать, молодому поколению нужны соответствующие финансирование и полномочия
21 июня газета «Ведомости» опубликовала статью старшего научного сотрудника Ивана Любимова «Пенсии как механизм обновления», в которой обсуждается необходимость своевременной ротации кадров в технологически и интеллектуально сложных секторах экономики.
Issue No.10(28), May 2016 of the "Online Monitoring of Russia’s Economic Outlook" Was Published
Issue No.10(28), 2016 of the analytical review – The Online Monitoring of Russia’s Economic Outlook. Trends and Challenges of the Social and Economic Development – was published. The goal of the above review is to follow current trends and changes in the Russian economy.
The Philosophical and Literary Logos Journal Included in the Scopus Database
Logos, a Russian philosophical and literary journal whose founder is the Gaidar Institute has been included in Scopus, the largest international database of scientific periodicals.
Ivan Lyubimov: Russia is Far From Being a Very Rich Country; Any Sector in Russia Can be Upgraded
On 15 June, the Slon.ru Web-site carried an article – Irregular Improvements. Where Russian Reformers are Always Wrong – by Ivan Lyubimov, Senior Researcher. The article deals with the issue of sensitivity of transformations selected at random.
The review provides a detailed analysis of main trends in Russia's economy in 2015. The paper contains 6 big sections that highlight single aspects of Russia's economic development: the socio-political context; the monetary and credit spheres; financial sphere; the real sector; social sphere; institutional challenges. The paper employs a huge mass of statistical data that forms the basis of original computation and numerous charts.
The federal budget in Q1 2016: revenues and expenditures continue downward trend - Tax maneuver: economic growth acceleration to the detriment of budget consolidation - Retail bank lending: debt burden is decreasing - Russia’s real sector of the economy in January–April 2016: major factors and trends - Decomposition of GDP growth rates in 2016–2019: in expectation of structural changes - Sentiments in industry in May 2016: not good enough but not particularly bad - Russia’s agri-food sector: weak exports, low demand - Imports and exports of services: a simultaneous drop - The real estate market in the Russian Federation in Q1 2016 - Regions in Q1 2016: adaptation to the new reality - Regional labor markets: unstable equilibrium - Science and technologies: in search of a paradigm of the future
Main topics of the issue: Main trends and conclusions; Decomposition of GDP growth rates in 2016-2019: in expectation of structural changes; Tax maneuver: economic growth acceleration to the detriment of budget consolidation; Sentiments in industry in May 2016: not good enough but not particularly bad; Retail bank lending: debt burden is decreasing; Regional labor markets: unstable equilibrium.
This paper presents calculations of various economic indicators for the Russian Federation in the period from May to October 2016, which were performed using time series models developed as a result of research conducted by the Gaidar Institute over the past few years.
This paper presents calculations of various economic indicators for the Russian Federation in the period from April to September 2016, which were performed using time series models developed as a result of research conducted by the Gaidar Institute over the past few years.