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Resident Representative Office in Russian Federation

This web page presents information about the work of the IMF in Russian Federation, including the activities of the IMF Resident Representative Office. Additional information can be found on the Russian Federation and IMF country page, including IMF reports and Executive Board documents that deal with Russian Federation.

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Regional Economic Issues: Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe

May 2015 Click for more

The Regional Economic Issues (REI) report, published on May 11, 2015, assesses the macroeconomic outlook for Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe (CESEE), in light of the latest global economic and financial developments. Countries in the region are facing mixed economic fortunes, according to athe report. In addition to the legacies of the crisis, external forces are at play: the oil price, the strength of the euro area recovery, and geopolitical tensions.

Read the CESEE Regional Economic Issues report (PDF).

Read the Survey Magazine article, "Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe: Mind the Credit Gap."

News — Highlights


Russian Federation: Recent Economic Developments and Challenges

October 2015 click for more

Ekho Planet Interview with Bikas Joshi, IMF

January 2014 (in Russian) click for more

Challenges of Transition: Global Economy and Russia

Presentation by Bikas Joshi on the findings and conclusions of the 2013 Article IV Consultation Report, Presented at the Association of European Businesses; November 26, 2013 click for more

Coordinating Safety Nets: Multilateral and Regional

Presentation by Bikas Joshi at the 8th Annual Eurasian Development Bank International Conference in Moscow; November 12, 2013 click for more

Press Meeting--Global Economic Outlook

Press Briefing by Mr. Bikas Joshi at RIA Novosti, October 15, 2013 click for more

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Russian Federation and the IMF

Press Release: IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Russian Federation

November 23, 2015

Press Release: Foreign Banks’ Funding to Emerging Europe Increased for the First Time since 2011

November 17, 2015

IMF Survey : Emerging Europe Sees Stronger Growth Ahead, but Faces New Risks

November 13, 2015
The regional outlook for Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe shows a mixed picture this year, as countries in Central and Eastern Europe continue to grow at a solid pace, while Russia and other Commonwealth of Independent States are in recession, according to the latest IMF&rsquo;s <i>REI</i> report. click for more

The Spillover Effects of Russia’s Economic Slowdown on Neighboring Countries

November 11, 2015
Author/Editor: Ara Stepanyan ; Agustin Roitman ; Gohar Minasyan ; Dragana Ostojic ; Natan P. Epstein
Series: European and Middle East and Central Asia Departmental Paper 15/1
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IMF Survey : External Shocks Dim Growth Prospects for Caucasus, Central Asia

October 23, 2015
A wave of external shocks continue to weaken growth prospects and heighten financial vulnerabilities in the Caucasus and Central Asia (CCA) region, the IMF said in its latest assessment. click for more

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Resident Representative Office in Russian Federation

Gabriel Di Bella
Resident Representative
in Moscow
Tel: +7 (495) 705 9200
Fax: +7 (495) 705 9136

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