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July 27, 2012
September 9, 2011
July 23, 2010
July 27, 2009
August 1, 2008
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|Russian Federation and the IMF|
Updated March 28, 2013
|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on July 27, 2012. Listed below are items related to the Russian Federation, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|March 01, 2012 -- Strengthening Russia's Fiscal Framework|
Author/Editor: Gust, Charleen | Zakharova, Daria
Series: Working Paper No. 12/76
|December 08, 2011 -- Russian Federation-Concluding Statement for the December 2011 Staff Visit|
Describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the conclusion of certain missions (official staff visits, in most cases to member countries). Missions are undertaken as part of regular (usually annual) consultations under Article IV of the IMF's Articles of Agreement, in the context of a request to use IMF resources (borrow from the IMF), as part of discussions of staff monitored programs, and as part of other staff reviews of economic developments.
|December 08, 2011 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Mission to Russia|
|November 29, 2011 -- Russian Federation: Technical Note on Stress Testing of the Banking Sector|
Series: Country Report No. 11/334
|November 29, 2011 -- Russian Federation: Technical Note on Crisis Management and Crisis Preparedness Frameworks|
Series: Country Report No. 11/335
|November 29, 2011 -- Russian Federation: Targeted Detailed Assessment of Observance of Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision|
Series: Country Report No. 11/336
|November 17, 2011 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by David Hawley, Deputy Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund|
|November 10, 2011 -- IMF Survey: Asia Propels Recovery But Vulnerable to Euro Crisis|
Asia plays a key role in the global recovery, but the region could be badly impacted if the crisis in Europe deepens, said the IMF chief, Christine Lagarde during a four-day trip to Asia.
|November 08, 2011 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde at the Conclusion of her Visit to Russia|
|November 07, 2011 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde Urges Russia, Emerging Europe to Guard Against Global Economy Risks|
|November 07, 2011 -- Global and Regional Policy Challenges—an Address at the State University of the Ministry of Finance|
|November 01, 2011 -- Determinants of Development Financing Flows from Brazil, Russia, India, and China to Low-Income Countries|
Author/Editor: Mwase, Nkunde
Series: Working Paper No. 11/255
|November 01, 2011 -- Low-Income Countries' BRIC Linkage: Are There Growth Spillovers?|
Author/Editor: Samaké, Issouf | Yang, Yongzheng
Series: Working Paper No. 11/267
|October 31, 2011 -- IMF Survey: Caucasus, Central Asia Set for Robust Growth, But Global Risks Weigh|
Growth in the Caucasus and Central Asia is expected to remain fairly robust, but policymakers should be mindful of inflation risks and take advantage of the strong recovery to prepare for any downside risks that might materialize, the IMF says.
|October 20, 2011 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Acting Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund.|
|September 27, 2011 -- Russian Federation: Financial System Stability Assessment|
Series: Country Report No. 11/291
Notes: Also available in Russian.
|September 27, 2011 -- Russian Federation; Staff Report for the 2011 Article IV Consultation|
Series: Country Report No. 11/294
Notes: Also availble in Russian
|September 27, 2011 -- Russian Federation: Selected Issues Paper|
Series: Country Report No. 11/295
Notes: Also available in Russian
|September 27, 2011 -- IMF Survey: Russia Should Leverage Commodity Boom to Boost Growth|
Russia's economy grew by 4 percent in 2010, aided by the boom in commodity prices, in particular oil. For 2011, the IMF is projecting growth of 4.3 percent. But Russia could do much better. Before the financial crisis, the economy was growing at more than 7 percent per year, and it could take off again if economic policies and policy institutions are strengthened.
|September 14, 2011 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2011 Article IV Consultation with the Russian Federation|
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.