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.
11.05.2017 – Gaidar Readings in Orel
On May 11, 2017 the city of Orel will host Gaidar Readings titled Post-crisis Structural Transformation of the Economy: A Search for a New Political and Economic Equilibrium.
Gaidar Institute Press Sponsors the VII Open Championship in Economics
Gaidar Institute Press donated 500 book copies to be handed out as prizes to the winners in VII Open Championship in Economics – a contest for senior graders of secondary schools.
Опубликован «Мониторинг экономической ситуации в России» №5(43), Март 2017
Опубликован №5(43), 2017 аналитического обзора «Мониторинг экономической ситуации в России. Тенденции и вызовы социально-экономического развития», в котором отслеживаются текущие тенденции и изменения в экономике России.
Sergey Drobyshevsky Spoke at the Russian Business Week organized by the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs
On 13 March, the Scientific Director of the Gaidar Institute, Sergey Drobyshevsky, spoke at the Russian Business Week organized by the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs. His talk was titled “New Challenges for the Tax System in Mid-Term Perspective”.
The Gaidar Institute Presents the Latest Issue of the Monitoring of Russia’s Economic Outlook
On 7 March, Russian News Agency TASS hosted a press conference presenting the latest issue of the Online Monitoring of Russia’s Economic Outlook prepared by experts from the Gaidar Institute, the RANEPA, and the RFTA.
The Online Monitoring of Russia’s Economic Outlook No.4(42), March 2017, Has Been Released
No.4(42), 2017 of the online Monitoring of Russia’s Economic Outlook. The Trends and Challenges of Social and Economic Development, an analytical review of the current trends and recent developments in the Russian economy, has been released.
Stepan Zemtsov Speaks at a Meeting on Climate Change
On March 1, at a meeting on climate change issues, Senior Researcher of the Gaidar Institute's Innovation Economics Department Stepan Zemtsov delivered a presentation titled Hazardous Hydrological Phenomena and Social Vulnerability in Russia.
Main topics of the issue: The execution of the Federal budget for 2016; Foreign trade in 2016: stabilization of exports and imports; Positive expectations: Russian industry in February 2017; Retail lending in 2016: growth owing to mortgage; Public perceptions of economic changes: the military, state security, and government officials turn out to be optimists.
Main topics of the issue: Oil industry development: export at maximum; Industrial output dynamics in 2016: from stagnation to recovery – driven growth?; Loans in the agricultural sector: life under the new rules; Regional budgets: growth of revenues and fiscal discipline; Prices and the standard of living: food dependency.
Main topics of the issue: Main trends and conclusions; Decline in surplus: balance of payments in 2016; The banking system in 2016: real income is falling; Overdue wage arrears remain low; December 2016: industry is looking for a way out of stagnation.
This paper presents calculations of various economic indicators for the Russian Federation in the period from December 2016 to May 2017, which were performed using time series models developed as a result of research conducted by the Gaidar Institute over the past few years.
Main topics of the issue: An onset of cyclical growth. macroeconomic forecast for 2016-2018; Inflation: 2016 results; Corporate lending by banks: the ongoing stagnation; Will Russia become food net exporter?