Options for the Regulation of the Market for Alcoholic Beverages and their Social and Economic Effects

January 14, 2017, 12:30 – 14:30, Building 5, 5th Floor, Executive Conference Room

Presentation and discussion of the report on the assessment of social and economic and fiscal findings of different scenarios of regulation of the market for alcohol products in Russia until 2020.

Issues for Discussion

  • Beer production trends and consumption factors in the Russian Federation
  • Current global trends of  alcoholic beverages market regulation
  • Selection of the best possible strategy for excise taxes in the alcohol market in the Russian Federation
  • Separate regulation of alcohol products in the Russian Federation



  • Sergei Drobyshevskiy
    Sergei Drobyshevskiy

    Director, Research, Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy

  • Anna Dupan
    Anna Dupan

    Director, Institute for Problems of Legal Regulation, Faculty of Law, National Research University Higher School of Economics

  • Alexey Sazanov
    Alexey Sazanov

    Director, Tax and Customs Policy Department, Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation

  • Vadim Zhivulin
    Vadim Zhivulin

    Director, Regulatory Impact Assessment Department, Russian Ministry for Economic Development

  • Kirill Bolmatov
    Kirill Bolmatov

    Director, Corporate Relations, United Breweries Heineken

  • Aleksey Kedrin
    Aleksey Kedrin

    Vice-President, Public Authorities and Corporate Relations, Eastern Europe, Baltika Brewery Company