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STEPAN ZEMTSOV: NEW CHALLENGES SHOULD BE TAKEN INTO ACCOUNT IN PLANNING YOUR OWN LIFE

19 may 2020

On May 15, 2020, Stepan Zemtsov, Senior Researcher of the Innovation Economy Department, Gaidar Institute delivered a report on “The Accounting of Global Trends in Strategic Planning: Natural, Technological and Social Risks and Adaptation to Them” at the “Reality of 2020 and the Agenda of the Decade” seminar which was held within the framework of the “Strategic Planning in Russia’s Regions and Cities” Annual All-Russian Forum.

ALEXEI VEDEV: THE SCENARIO OF ECONOMIC RECOVERY AFTER THE LOCKDOWN

12 may 2020

Alexei Vedev, Head of the Financial Studies Department, Gaidar Institute told in an interview to the Sputnik Radio station about the new support measures and the way the economy was going to recover after the lockdown was lifted.

GEORGY MALGINOV ON REFORMATTING THE “FEDERAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT” STATE PROGRAM

28 april 2020

Amid dramatic developments of the past few months, an important novation related to the state property policy remained unnoticed. The “Federal Property Management” state program which was in effect since 2013 ceased to exist as an individual document. The program was made up of two subprograms: “Upgrading of the Efficiency of Management of State Property and Privatization” and “Management of the State Material Reserve” with the latter being the main recipient of funding.

N. KORNIENKO, E. MITROFANOVA ON SOME MEASURES OF SUPPORT OF BUSINESS IN TAX ADMINISTRATION AMID THE PANDEMIC

28 april 2020

Lots of countries support their business community in various fields, including tax administration. The most important measures are tax deferrals and the reduction of the number of tax audits or imposition of the moratorium on such audits.  

ALEXEI VEDEV: DIRECT PAYMENTS TO PEOPLE IS QUITE A POSITIVE MEASURE

28 april 2020

In his interview to Media.Az, Alexei Vedev, D.Sc. Economics , Head of the Financial Studies Department, Gaidar Institute  commented on the prospects of introduction of the universal basic income and said in what post-Soviet countries it  could be feasible.

ALEXEY VEDEV: HOW CRISIS WILL AFFECT THE NON-RAW BUDGET REVENUES

24 april 2020

Alexey Vedev, Head of Financial Studies Department of the Gaidar Institute, shared his thoughts with  mk.ru,  on how the current crisis will affect non-oil and gas revenues.

ALEXEY VEDEV: IN THE WORST-CASE-SCENARIO THE AMOUNT OF RUB 7 TRILLION WILL BE REQUIRED TO SUPPORT THE ECONOMY

21 april 2020

Alexey Vedev, Head of Financial Studies Department of the Gaidar Institute, told TASS that the Russian economy can be subjected to structural changes if the spread of coronavirus will not be contained by mid summer.

ALEXEY VEDEV, ALEXANDER DERYUGIN: INCOMES OF RUSSIANS DIRECTLY DEPEND ON STATE SUPPORT

21 april 2020

Alexey Vedev, Head of Financial Studies Department of the Gaidar Institute, and Alexander Deryugin, Researcher of IEP Budget Policy Department, took part in the discussion of macroeconomic forecast developed by ACRA rating agency.

ALEXEY VEDEV, SERGEY ZHAVORONKOV: THE IMPACT OF BUDGET DEFICIT

20 april 2020

On April 20, Alexey Vedev, Head of Financial Studies Department of the Gaidar Institute, and Sergey Zhavoronkov, Senior researcher of the Institutional Development Department, told МК.RU about risks of budget deficit.

ALEXEY VEDEV: IT IS TIME TO MOVE TO GOVERNMENTAL DIRECT FUNDING AND ECONOMY SUPPORT

20 april 2020

Alexey Vedev, Head of Financial Studies Department of the Gaidar Institute, estimated the economic situation, governmental measures and possible consequences for the Russian economy resulted from COVID-19 in an article SPEAR’S Russia.

ALEXEY VEDEV: HOUSEHOLDS AND BUSINESSES NEED TO BE COMPENSATED 80% OF SALARIES

20 april 2020

Alexey Vedev, Head of Financial Department of the Gaidar Institute, spoke in an interview to Invest-Foresight on a dramatic impact of pandemic on the Russian economy and the need to extend measures for direct support to businesses and households.
- How severe can a coronavirus pandemic affect the Russian economy, what do you think?

STEPAN ZEMTSOV: DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES IS A CHANCE FOR SMEs TO SURVIVE AMID THE ERA OF CRISIS

15 april 2020

Stpan Zemtsov, Senior researcher of the Innovation Economics Department of the Gaidar Institute, told the “Vestnik Kavkaza” on reluctance of small and medium-sized businesses to switch to the online mode amid quarantine.

STEPAN ZEMTSOV: ONLY COMPETITIVE SMEs WILL SURVIVE AMID CRISIS

14 april 2020

Stepan Zemtsov, Senior Researcher of Innovation Economics Department of the Gaidar Institute, joined the discussion of financial support to small and medium-sized businesses amid crisis.

NATALIA KORNIENKO, ELENA MININA: ON THE RELEVANCE OF TAX DEDUCTIONS AMID PANDEMIC

13 april 2020

The government has not provided the institution of individuals’ tax deductions with any additional measures of improvement. Although the international experience of some countries shows that other governments were more attentive to this issue amid the spread of COVID-19. Thus, some countries have reduced the time limits for examination of applications and declarations requesting standard, property and social tax deductions. In a pandemic, people are recommended to focus on such an instrument as tax deductions for the past periods. Moreover, they can contact the tax office in that respect through electronic services despite the self-isolation regimes.

ALEXEY VEDEV: RECOVERY OF AFFECTED ECONOMIC SECTORS WILL START IN SEPTEMBER

10 april 2020

Alexey Vedev, Head of Financial Studies Department of the Gaidar Institute, shared his thoughts with RIA “FederalPress” on timeframe for recovery of economic sectors affected by coronavirus epidemic.

NATALIA KORNIENKO: KEY TASK FOR TO-DAY IS TO SAVE BUSINESS COMMUNITY

08 april 2020

Natalia Kornienko, Head of Tax System Development Department of the Gaidar Institute, commented to “Vestnik Kavkaza” on the proposal by Boris Titov, Presidential Commissioner for Entrepreneurs’ rights, to nullify taxes for small and medium-sized businesses in the tumultuous environment.