Monitoring of Russia’s Economic Outlook No.22(60) December 2017

Authors: Gaidar Institute and RANEPA composite author

Journal: Monitoring of Russia’s Economic Outlook

Publication date: 25.12.2017

Abstract:

Main topics of the issue: Foreign direct investments: renewed growth amid sanctions; The standard of living: incomes, wages and lending in regions; Teachers’ salaries: stagnation and dissatisfaction; Short-term GDP forecasting: how can its quality be improved?

Contents:

Main trends and conclusions 3
1. Foreign direct investments: renewed growth amid sanctions (Yu.Zaitsev, A.Knobel) 6
2. The standard of living: incomes, wages and lending in regions (A.Burdyak, E.Grishina) 10
3. Teachers’ salaries: stagnation and dissatisfaction (T.Klyachko, G.Tokareva) 15
4. Short-term GDP forecasting: how can its quality be improved? (Yu.Pleskachev, Yu.Ponomarev) 18
Authors 23

Notes:

The monitoring is prepared with participation of experts of the Gaidar Institute and the RANEPA.

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

Editors: Vladimir Gurevich and Andrei Kolesnikov.

The monitoring is prepared with participation of experts of the Gaidar Institute and the RANEPA.

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