Russian Economic Developments №12, 2016

Authors: IEP composite author

Journal: Russian Economy: Trends and Perspectives

Publication date: 14.12.2016

Abstract:

The main areas of monetary policy: price stability, resistance to shocks - The execution of the federal budget for January–October 2016: shrinkage of the oil and gas deficit - Regional budgets: at the end of tether - The real sector: factors and trends - Russian industry in October 2016: cautious optimism inspired by sales -
Oil market: low prices retained - The implications of tax maneuver: production of oil and petrochemicals - Growth of the retail bank deposits has slowed down, however cash savings trend remains - Migration in Russia: old trends and new problems - Russian institutional investors and privatization policy

Contents:

The main areas of monetary policy: price stability, resistance to shocks (E. Goryunov, S. Drobyshevsky, P. Trunin) 2
The execution of the federal budget for January–October 2016: shrinkage of the oil and gas deficit (A. Mamedov, E. Fomina) 6
Regional budgets: at the end of tether (A. Deryugin) 12
The real sector: factors and trends (O. Izriadnova) 17
Russian industry in October 2016: cautious optimism inspired by sales (S.Tsykhlo) 22
Oil market: low prices retained (Y. Bobylev) 25
The implications of tax maneuver: production of oil and petrochemicals (A. Kaukin, A. Knobel, A. Firanchuk) 28
Growth of the retail bank deposits has slowed down, however cash savings trend remains (M. Khromov) 33
Migration in Russia: old trends and new problems (Yu. Florinskaya, N. Mkrtchyan) 36
Russian institutional investors and privatization policy (A. Abramov, A. Radygin, M. Chernova) 41

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