“Does Russia Need an Inflow of Foreign Capital? Or Does it Need to rely on an Export-Oriented Growth Model, Based on Domestic Savings?”

This is the topic of the DOC Research Institute´s Research Director (Economics and Political Sciences), Vladimir Popov, at today’s Annual Policy Conference, hosted by The Program on New Approaches to Research and Security in Eurasia (PONARS Eurasia).

Vladimir Popov is to give his presentation during the second session, ‘Political and Economic Entanglement’. The other speakers on the panel are: Samuel Charap, RAND Corporation; Vladimir Gel’man, European University at St. Petersburg, University of Helsinki; Hilary Appel and Wendy Chuyi Sheng, Claremont McKenna College; David Szakonyi, George Washington University; and Mariya Omelicheva, University of Kansas.

PONARS Eurasia is a network of over 100 academics, mainly from North America and post-Soviet Eurasia, advancing new approaches to research on security, politics, economics, and society in Russia and Eurasia, and is the host of the annual conference. PONARS Eurasia is located at the Institute for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies (IERES) at The Elliott School of International AffairsThe George Washington University.