Monitoring of Russia’s Economic Outlook No. 2(40) February 2017

Authors: Gaidar Institute, RANEPA, RFTA composite author

Journal: Online monitoring

Publication date: 13.02.2017

Abstract:

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.

Contents:

Main trends and conclusions (V.Gurevich) 3
1. Decline in surplus: balance of payments in 2016 (A.Bozhechkova, A.Knobel, P. Trunin) 7
2. The banking system in 2016: real income is falling (M.Khromov) 11
3. Overdue wage arrears remain low (V.Lyashok) 14
4. December 2016: industry is looking for a way out of stagnation (S.Tsukhlo) 17
Authors 20

Notes:

Monitoring has been written by experts of Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy (Gaidar Institute), Russian Presidental Academy of Natonal Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) and Russian Foreign Trade Academy of the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia.

Editorial board: Sergey Drobyshevsky, Pavel Kadochnikov, Vladimir Mau and Sergey Sinelnikov-Murylev.

Editors: Vladimir Gurevich and Andrei Kolesnikov.

Full version: http://iep.ru/files/RePEc/gai/mreoen/mreoen-2017-2-815.pdf