Programme

RUSSIAN MACROECONOMIC POLICY IN RESPONSE TO A VOLATILE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT

Realizing the Economic Potential of Russia
Panel Session
Congress Centre, Conference Hall D1

Moderator:
Nikolay Korzhenevsky , Anchor, Russia 24 TV Channel

Panellists
Alexey Kudrin , Chairman of the Board, Center for Strategic Research Foundation; Deputy Chairman, Economic Council under the President of the Russian Federation
Elvira Nabiullina , Governor, Central Bank of the Russian Federation
Anton Siluanov , Finance Minister of the Russian Federation

Broadcast

Key moments

The strategic task is to make sure that our economy grows faster than the global economy and develops proactively, catching up and outpacing other countries in its economic power, its economic advancement.
Anton Siluanov
We need to make drastic changes to the structure [of the budget] in favour of infrastructure and human capital. These are the two decisive factors for future growth and investments.
Alexey Kudrin
The entire world has turned into a lab to generate innovations.
Alexey Kudrin
The short-term objective is to adapt the fiscal policy to new challenges, to the new level of oil prices, in order for the fiscal policy to be predictable in the medium term, and for market players to raise no questions about it.
Elvira Nabiullina