Gaidar Forum experts discuss OECD macroeconomic review

The presentation of the interim results of the Macroeconomic Review of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development for Russia was held on the second day of the Gaidar Forum.

Polina Badasen, Director of the Economic Development Ministry’s Department of Macroeconomic Analysis and Forecast, moderated the session.

The participants include Piritta Sorsa, Head of Division at the ‎OECD Economics Department – Country Studies Branch; Hansjorg Blochliger, Senior Economist at the OECD Economics Department; Antonina Levashenko, Head of RANEPA Russia-OECD Centre; Mikhail Goldberg, Head of the Analytical Centre of the Agency for Housing Mortgage Lending; Evsey Gurvich, Head of the  Economic Expert Group, member of the Economic Council under the President of the Russian Federation; Dmitry Zemlyansky, Research Fellow at the Department of Geography of Lomonosov Moscow State University; Andrei Spartak, Director of the Russian Science and Market Research Institute, corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Sciences; Yevgeny Suvorov, Deputy Director of the Economic Development Ministry’s Department of Macroeconomic Analysis and Forecast; Roza Semenova, Project Manager of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia; Gabriel Di Bella, IMF Resident Representative in Moscow; and Olivier Durand-Lasserve, Economist at the Russia Country Desk of OECD Economics Department.

The organizers include the Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA), the Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy (Gaidar Institute) and the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia (AIRR).

The program outline is available at the forum website.

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