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Yakov Mirkin

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Dr. Yakov Mirkin is the head of the Department of International Capital Markets at the Institute of World Economy and International Relations (IMEMO) at the Russian Academy of Sciences.

27.01.2015

Looking ahead to Russia's economic future, post-Davos

Looking ahead to Russia's economic future, post-Davos

On Jan. 26, shortly after the 2015 World Economic Forum in Davos, international rating agency Standard & Poor’s downgraded Russia’s credit rating to junk status. In this light, Russian economist Yakov Mirkin ponders the future of the Russian economy

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06.01.2015

Can the Kremlin steer Russia away from economic crisis in 2015?

Can the Kremlin steer Russia away from economic crisis in 2015?

With Russia experiencing economic turbulence due to the Ukraine crisis, falling oil prices and the sanctions wars, influential economist Yakov Mirkin predicts further difficulties and warns against the Kremlin undertaking ill-advised strategies

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31.07.2014

Can sanctions become a chance to fix Russia?

Can sanctions become a chance to fix Russia?

Russia stands at a crossroads. It can either stand still and witness further economic decline or use the sanctions as a stimulus for growth, modernization and business innovation. In any case, ahead lies the unknown

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