RANEPA students present report on the future of the Russian economy at the Gaidar Forum

A roundtable devoted to the future of Russia’s economy as presented in a study conducted by RANEPA undergraduates and graduate students took place on January 14, the final day of the Gaidar Forum, moderated by Alexander Radygin, Dean of RANEPA Economics Faculty (EF), Professor of the National Economy Chair at RANEPA EF Alexander Novikov, and Assistant Professor of the National Economy Chair at RANEPA EF Yelena Novikova.

The goal of the discussion was to involve students and young academics in the academic dialogue on key problems and prospects of development of the Russian economy.

The discussion covered various issues concerning the future of Russia’s economy: the economic component of environmental issues, the problem of attracting investments into the economy, the role of innovation in the development of technological infrastructure of railway transport, the latest trends in the VAT and income tax calculation in Russia and the world, SME development, PPP project effectiveness evaluation model and others.

Organizers of the Gaidar Forum: “The Russian 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).

Web: the Gaidar Forum


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