No. 48: Russia and the Financial Crisis
Author(s): Peter Rutland, Vladimir Popov
Editor(s): Jeronim Perovic, Robert Orttung, Matthias Neumann, Heiko Pleines, Hans-Henning Schröder
Series: Russian Analytical Digest (RAD)
Publisher(s): Center for Security Studies (CSS), ETH Zurich; Research Centre for East European Studies, University of Bremen
Publication Year: 2008
This issue of the Russian Analytical Digest examines the impact of the global financial crisis in Russia. It considers Russian economic growth over the past 10 years, followed by a discussion of the current state of the economy with a focus on the industrial sectors affected by the crisis: commodity markets, construction and retailing. The issue also provides statistics and diagrams on financial, economic and social indicators, world commodity prices and includes a Russian popular opinion poll concerning the financial crisis.