Russian Federation : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publication Date:

February 9, 2021

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

Russia entered the crisis with low potential growth but strong macroeconomic policy frameworks and significant buffers. Policy space allowed the authorities to mount a sizeable public health and countercyclical response to the crisis, which has helped limit the economic downturn. Nevertheless, the crisis is likely to leave some long-term scars.

Series:

Country Report No. 2021/036

Frequency:

regular

English

Publication Date:

February 9, 2021

ISBN/ISSN:

9781513568751/1934-7685

Stock No:

1RUSEA2021001

Format:

Paper

Pages:

74

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