25.09.2015 – Gaidar Readings in Vladivostok
On 25 September, Gaidar Readings on “New Rules and Mechanisms for Russia’s Far Eastern development: successes of the Asia-Pacific Region countries and historic basis of regional economy” will be held in Vladivostok.
2014 Best Graduation Papers in Economics Awards
Gaidar Institute nominates 2014 Best graduation papers in economics awards.
Contest for the Best Senior Thesis in Economics
From 1 April Gaidar Institute holds its annual Contest for the Best Senior Thesis in Economics.
Сергей Приходько: К сожалению, мы так и не освободились от нефтяной иглы, и сейчас за это расплачиваемся
26 августа Исполнительный директор Института Гайдара Сергей Приходько дал интервью радиостанции Коммерсант-FM в связи с пересмотром Минэкономразвития прогноза развития российской экономики в сторону ухудшения.
Ирина Стародубровская: Степень свободы предпринимателей от власти может стать решающим фактором выживания
17 августа «Компаньон magazine» опубликовал интервью руководителя научного направления «Политическая экономия и региональное развитие» Ирины Стародубровской, в котором обсуждалась проблема выживания крупных городов в условиях кризиса.
Sergey Sinelnikov-Murylev: Tight regulations discourage exercising the right to amnesty
On 10 August 2015, the Russian daily business newspaper Vedomosti published an article (“Currency: the logic of overregulation”) written by Gaidar Institute Academic Supervisor Sergey Sinelnikov-Murylev and RANEPA researchers Pavel Trunin and Antonina Levashenko, in which the authors review the Russian practice of effective restrictions for Russian individuals on maintaining accounts with foreign banks outside Russia.
Georgy Idrisov, Andrey Kaukin, Yury Ponomarev: Reduction of the Ruble Exchange Rate Has not yet Fully Reflected in the Prices
On 3 August 2015, the daily Vedomosti published an article by experts of the Gaidar Institute: Georgy Igrisov, Director of Center for Real Sector, Andrey Kaukin, Head of Industrial Organization and Infrastructure Economics Department, and Yury Ponomarev, researcher of the same department, where they assert that the exchange rate pass-through into domestic prices will reveal itself.
Mikhail Khromov: Assessment of the Russian Economy Development Changed from “Very Negative” to “not Very Negative”
On 22 July 2015, Mikhail Khromov, Director of the Center for Structural Research, gave an interview to Ducascopy, Swiss Financial Television, where he noted a decrease in the number of negative forecasts of the Russian economy development for this year.
The review provides a detailed analysis of main trends in Russia's economy in 2014. 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.
This paper presents calculations of various economic indicators for the Russian Federation in H2 2015, 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 June–November 2015, which were performed using time series models developed as a result of research conducted by the Gaidar Institute over the past few years.
Core themes of the issue: The political and economic results of June 2015 - Russia's inflation and monetary policy in May 2015 - Russian financial markets in May 2015 - Russia's State Budget in January-May 2015 - Russia's banking sector in May 2015 - Russian real sector of the economy in May 2015: factors and trends - Decomposition of Russia's GDP growth rate and GDP dynamics factors in 2015 - Investments in Russia's real sector of the economy in May 2015 - The Russian industry in May 2015 - Russian Foreign Trade in April 2015 - The real property market in the Russian Federation in Q1 2015 - Migration in Russia in Q1 2015 - The review of meetings of the Government of the RF in June 2015 - The review of Economic Legislation - An overview of Russian normative documents on taxation issues for May-June 2015 - Changes in the Russian regulatory base of the budget process in June 2015 - Gender equality as necessary component of economic growth
This Bulletin presents calculations of values of different economic indices of the Russian Federation in May–October of 2015 made on the basis on the time series models developed as a result of research carried out by the IEP in the past few years.