wiiw Forecast Reports

RUSSIAN FEDERATION: A shallow recovery, external risks remain elevated


Peter Havlik

in: Cautious Upturn in CESEE: Haunted by the Spectre of Uncertainty
wiiw Forecast Report No. Spring 2017, March 2017 , pp. 107-110

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The Russian economy is slowly emerging from recession. With oil prices more or less flat, financial and trade sanctions expected to remain largely in place, and in the absence of any marked institutional reforms, economic growth will stay sluggish – below 2% – even in the medium term.


Reference to wiiw databases: wiiw Annual Database, wiiw Monthly Database

Countries covered: Russia