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II Anual Conference "Russia 2015: New Sources of Growth", 2002 | 26-11-2002
Date: November 26, 2002

Venue: Hotel Savoy, Moscow

  • Centre for Economiń and Financial Researc (CEFIR)
  • New Economic School (NES)
  • The Economics Education and Research Consortium (EERC)
  • Club 2015

    with support of the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE)


    9.00-9.30 Registration and coffee

    9.30-11.00 Keynote address
    Chairman: Erik Berglof, SITE and World Bank

    Andrey Illarionov, Economic Advisor to the President of Russian Federation
    «The Long Term Growth for Russia»

    Comments and Discussion
    Discussant: Ksenia Yudaeva, CEFIR

    11.00-11.30 Coffee

    11.30-13.30 Session 1. Corporate governance and firm productivity growth
    Chairman: Sergei Guriev, NES and CEFIR

    Luigi Zingales, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago
    «Private Benefits of Control: An International Comparison»

    Erik Berglof, SITE and World Bank
    «Corporate governance in Central and Eastern Europe: Lessons for Russia»

    Irina Shchepina, Voronezh State University
    «Modernization of industrial enterprises in Voronezh region: survey results»

    Peter Panov, Accenture and Club 2015

    Ilia Slutskiy, Media Arts Group and Club 2015

    Comments and Discussion
    Discussant: Alexei Savatugin, NAUFOR

    13.30-14.30 Lunch

    14.30-16.30 Session 2. Decentralization and economic growth
    Chairman: Konstantin Sonin, CEFIR and NES

    Oleg Zamulin, CEFIR and NES
    CEFIR and World Bank report «Monitoring of administrative barriers in Russian economy»

    Ekaterina Zhuravskaya, CEFIR
    «Decentralization and political institutions»

    Peter Shchedrovitskiy, Center of Strategic Research of Privolzhskii Federaljnyi Okrug and HSE
    «Sharing of responsibilities in long run»

    Vladimir Popov, NES
    «Fiscal federalism in Russia: rules versus electoral politics»

    Comments and Discussion
    Discussant: Galina Kourliandskaia, Center for Fiscal Policy

    16.30-17.00 Coffee

    17.00-18.30 Session 3. Institutional reforms sequence
    Chairman: Ksenia Yudaeva, CEFIR

    Vladimir Preobrazhenskiy, «Wimm-Bill-Dann» and Club 2015
    «Scenarios for Russia — II»

    Dmitriy Novikov, Consultant-Plus and Club 2015
    «Dissemination of legal information in Russia: present situation, problems and prospects»

    Comments and Discussion
    Discussant: Leonid Grigoriev, Expert Institute and Association of Russian Economic Think tanks

    End of conference
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