Gaidar reading in Yaroslavl

On February 28 to March 1, 2013, a Gaidar reading on the "Banks of the Central Federal District - development prospects, possibilities and limitations to support growth in the region" was held in Yaroslavl.

The reading, organized by the Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy, Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, Yegor Gaidar Foundation, took place in P.G. Demidov Yaroslavl State University. A speech was made at the opening of the ceremony by the Deputy Governor of the Yaroslavl oblast Vyacheslav Blatov, Head of P.G. Demidov Yaroslavl State University Alexander Rusakov, Deputy Chairman of "RUSNANO OJSC", a member of the Foundation Board of Yegor Gaidar, Jacob Urinson.

The plenary session on the problems of the banks of the Central Federal District was led by the Executive Director of the E.T. Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy, Sergei Prikhodko. With topical reports made by the leading members of Gaidar Institute: Director of the "Centre of Macroeconomics and Finance" Sergei Drobyshevsky ("Key challenges and threats to the economic policy of the Russian Federation"), Head of the Department for Financial Studies Alexei Vedev ("Prospects for Regional Banks of the Central Federal District"), researcher of the Department for Financial Studies Mikhail Khromov ("The Development of the Banking Services in the Central Federal District ").

The discussion on the topic of the conference was attended by: Professor of P.G. Demidov YSU Dmitry Vakhrushev PhD, director of the regional branch of the bank, "Rosselkhozbank" OJSC Sergey Grib, branch manager of "Rosinterbank" CJSC Larisa Gromovskaya, head of the Bank of Russia's Yaroslavl oblast Gennady Zakharov, Director of "Baltic bank" OJSC Elena Mokina, Deputy Head of the Corporate Business branch of "Promsvyazbank" OJSC Vitaly Nachar, Deputy Director of "Baltic Bank" OJSC Vitaly Ostapov, Branch Manager of AKB EVROFINANCE MOSNARBANK Oleg Royenko, Chairman of the Board of "Kredprombank" OJSC Vladimir Simonov, Branch Manager of the bank "Fora Bank" Sergey Talov, Head of the Yaroslavl branch of the Bank "Vozrozhdenie" Svetlana Fedotova.

The readings coincided with the opening of the Yegor Gaidar auditorium at YSU, which will be the centre for discussions on economic and social issues in the university.