EU-Russia Forum Workshop "The EU and Russia - Tackling the Global Financial Crisis Together?" (8 December, 2008)
Contribution by Nataliya Smorodinskaya (Institute of Economy, RAS)
The EU-Russia Forum is kindly supported by the Robert Bosch Stiftung
1. Financial crisis in Russia: the cause, effects and consequences for the economy;
2. Impact of the financial crisis on domestic and foreign policy of Russia;
3. Current prospects of the Russia's joining the WTO;
4. Prospects of EU-Russia relations in the light of the financial crisis;
5. Potential joint EU-Russia efforts and actions in tackling the financial crisis.