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Presentation of the World Bank report


On 7 March 2017, the AEB held the open event “Presentation of the report of the World Bank “Systematic country diagnostic for the Russian Federation: pathways to inclusive growth”, organized by the AEB Finance and Investments Committee.

The event gave the audience the opportunity to hear in detail the World Bank report focused on Russia from Andras Horvai, Country Director and Resident Representative of the Russian Federation, World Bank, and Apurva Sanghi, Lead Economist of the Russian Federation, World Bank. 

The event was moderated by Stuart Lawson, Chairman of the AEB Finance and Investments Committee, EY. 

A welcome speech was made by Frank Schauff, AEB CEO. During the event the participants raised and discussed numerous issues, namely: pathways for the Russian economy; productivity, Doing Business Index, structural reforms, education system and connectivity, competition and SMEs, demography and ageing, and so on.


L-R: Apurva Sanghi, World Bank; Andras Horvai, World Bank; Stuart Lawson, AEB Finance & Investments Committee Chairman / EY; Frank Schauff, AEB CEO.

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