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  • POLICY RESEARCH WORKING PAPER

    Gender gap in pay in the Russian Federation : twenty years later, still a concern

    Atencio,Andrea, Posadas,Josefina  |  Aug 27, 2015
    This paper decomposes the gender gap in pay in the Russian Federation along the earnings distribution for the period 1996–2011. The analysis uses a reweighted, recentered influence function decomposition that ...
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    Russia monthly economic developments

    Hansl,Birgit, Baffes,John, Emelyanova,Olga, Matytsin,Mikhail, Ulatov,Sergei, Vashakmadze,Ekaterine T.  |  Aug 14, 2015
    Russia’s economy contracted 4.6 percent in the second quarter, year-on-year, after a 2.2 percent contraction in the first quarter, but in June the pace of contraction slowed. Russia’s second quarter balance of ...
  • POLICY RESEARCH WORKING PAPER

    A decade of declining earnings inequality in the Russian Federation

    Calvo,Paula Andrea, Lopez-Calva,Luis-Felipe, Posadas,Josefina  |  Aug 13, 2015
    Wage inequality decreased significantly in the Russian Federation over the 2000s. The economic expansion experienced throughout the decade led to an improvement in social indicators, with a large reduction in ...
  • WORKING PAPER

    Russia - Monthly economic developments

    Hans, Birgit, Baffes,John, Emelyanova,Olga, Ulatov,Sergei, Vashakmadze,Ekaterine T.  |  Jul 01, 2015
    In June, the European Council extended EU economic sanctions against Russia for another six months while Russia extended its food import ban against Western countries for a year. A fluid situation on global...
  • IMPLEMENTATION STATUS AND RESULTS REPORT

    Russian Federation - RUSSIA FOREST FIRE RESPONSE PROJECT : P123923 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 06

    0000A8056  |  Jun 24, 2015
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Broadband in Russia

Russia has achieved substantial progress in the areas of broadband and ultra-fast broadband access in recent years, but the long-term sustainability of a positive growth trajectory faces some risk.


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Open Data for Economic Growth in Russia

A study draws on the most recent developments in Russia’s Open Data initiatives and provide unique insights into various platforms.