Conference - The Russian Economy: Current Trends and Future Prospects

Conference - The Russian Economy: Current Trends and Future Prospects

Friday, 19 May 2017 - 2:00pm to 7:00pm
Venue: 
Investcorp Auditorium
Speaker(s): 
Vladimir Mau (Rector of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration); Andrey Kazmin (former Chairman of Sberbank); Peter Tabak (Lead Economist, EBRD); Richard Luddington (Vice Chairman of Morgan Stanley) and others
Convenor: 
Professor Roy Allison (St Antony's) & Professor Paul Chaisty (St Antony's)

There will be two panels:

  •          ‘Recent developments in the Russian and post-Soviet economies: performance, challenges and reforms’;
  •          ‘Possible future trajectories of the Russian economy and its relationships with the global economy’.

The following speakers will take part in the panels:

  •               Andrey Kazmin (Former Chairman of Sberbank);
  •               Carol Leonard (St Antony’s College, Oxford);
  •               Christopher Davis (Reader in Command and Transition Economies and Fellow of Wolfson College, Oxford);
  •               Julian Cooper (Professor Emeritus, Centre for Russian and East European Studies of the University of Birmingham);
  •               Peter Tabak (Regional Lead Economist, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development);
  •               Richard Luddington (Vice Chairman, Global Capital Markets at Morgan Stanley);              
  •               Vladimir Mau (Rector of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration).

 2.00-2.10 pm: Introduction

 2.15-2.45 pm: Keynote Lecture by Professor Vladimir Mau of RANEPA – Russian Economic Policy: Trends and Challenges

 2.45-4.30pm: Panel I: Recent Developments in the Russian and Post-Soviet Economies: Performance, Challenges and Reforms: Richard Luddington, Carol Leonard, Julian Cooper.

4.30-5.00 pm: Tea break

 5.00-6.45 pm: Panel II: Possible Future Trajectories of the Russian Economy and Its Relationships with the Global Economy: Andrey Kazmin, Chris Davis, Peter Tabak.

7.00 pm: Conference Dinner