BRICS and South-East Asian economies in recent decades have successfully developed domestic industrial production while importing high-tech products and select services, resulting in enviable economic performance. Now many G8 countries are taking steps to re-industrialize. What steps should Russia take as it seeks to find a ‘niche’ in the global division of labour and industrial production, and should Russia and other BRICS countries expect increased competition from developed economies in manufacturing?
Alexei Pivovarov , Аnchor, NTV Broadcasting Company
Anatoly Artamonov , Governor of Kaluga Region
Orit Gadiesh , Chairman, Bain & Company
Klaus Kleinfeld , Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Alcoa Inc.
Dmitriy Konov , Chairman of the Management Board, SIBUR Holding
Patrick Kron , Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Alstom
Richard Koo , Chief Economist, Nomura Research Institute Ltd.
Denis Manturov , Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation
Vladimir Gruzdev , Chairman of the Board, Association of Lawyers of Russia
Alexander Idrisov , President, Founder, Strategy Partners Group
Alexey Repik , President, Delovaya Rossiya (Business Russia)
Giuseppe Orsi , Chief Executive Officer, Finmeccanica
Roman Trotsenko , Chairman of the Board of Directors, AEON Corporation