Russian Federation: Selected Issues : Russian Federation: Selected Issues

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Release Date: © October, 2005
ISBN : 978-1-45183-314-0
Stock #: 1RUSEA2005003
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This Selected Issues paper analyzes the entrenched inflation in Russia. It presents a possible explanation for the entrenched inflation stating that the Russian economy is facing increasing supply-side constraints in goods and labor markets. The paper focuses on measuring the performance of fiscal policy in Russia. It examines capital structures and vulnerabilities for the corporate sector in Russia. Recent developments and remaining challenges for the Russian banking sector are analyzed. Terms of trade and economic growth in the Former Soviet Union are also discussed.




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