Russia in global trade and trade policy
The seminar presents output from the research project Trade Integration, Geopolitics and the Economy of Russia, coordinated by NUPI and funded by the Research Council of Norway during 2013-2016. Other project partners have been CEFIR (Center for Economic and Financial Research) and Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy in Moscow, and BOFIT (Bank of Finland Institute for Economics in Transition) in Helsinki. Other contributions from the project are presented at NUPIs Russia Conference on 10th November.
There will be 20 minutes presentations of each paper followed by Q&A.
Natalia Volchkova, CEFIR: Capital Structure and Exporting: Evidence from Import Tariff Changes. Based on paper by Olga Kuzmina and Natalya Volchkova
Natalia Turdyeva, CEFIR: Impacts of trade ‘meta-agreements’ on Russia. Based on paper by Andrey Malokostov and Natalia Turdyeva
Laura Solanko, BOFIT: Opening up or closing the door for foreign trade – Russia and China compared. Based on BOFIT Policy Brief 8/2016.
Roman Vakulchuk, NUPI & Alexander Knobel, Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy: Impact of Non-Tariff Barriers on Trade within the Eurasian Economic Union. Based on forthcoming paper with the same title.
Roman VakulchukSenior Research Fellow