Georgy Bovt on the reasons why the Russian leadership does not intend to save small and medium-sized enterprises
As it becomes clear that Russia’s state bureaucracy is unprepared to deal with this crisis, the Kremlin is attempting to shift responsibility, writes Georgy Bovt
Georgy Bovt argues that unless Russia changes its economic strategy and undertakes structural reforms, the country is doomed to stagnation and its population to gradual impoverishment
Georgy Bovt on how loans are replacing social policy in Russia
Will a tax on self-employed income work in Russia?
What are the risks of growing household debt overhang?
Russia’s regional governments owe vast sums to commercial banks and the federal government in Moscow. Those debts are spiralling out of control and need repaying. But where will those repayments come from?