Monitoring of Russia’s Economic Outlook No.2(63) February 2018

Publication date
Tuesday, 20.02.2018

Authors
Gaidar Institute and RANEPA composite author

Series
Monitoring of Russia’s Economic Outlook

Annotation

Main topics of the issue: Russia’s economic growth characteristics in 2017-2018: incentives and constraints; Russia’s balance of payments 2017: steady BOP position; Import substitution in industry over the period 2014-2017: imports have retained their share; The banking sector: the year’s contradictory results; The mortality rate in Russia: what do the 2017 data mean? 

Contents

Main trends and conclusions 3
1. Russia’s economic growth characteristics in 2017-2018: incentives and constraints (S.Drobyshevsky, S.Sinelnikov-Murylev) 7
2. Russia’s balance of payments 2017: steady BOP position (A.Bozhechkova, A.Knobel, P. Trunin) 12
3. Import substitution in industry over the period 2014-2017: imports have retained their share (S.Tsukhlo)  16
4. The banking sector: the year’s contradictory results (M.Khromov) 20
5. The mortality rate in Russia: what do the 2017 data mean? (R.Khasanova) 23
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.

Full version
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