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Russian Economy and Society

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The Economy and Society research axis whithin Ifri's Russia / Eurasia Center deals with economic issues and the evolution of the Russian society: formation of elites, human potential, youth, middle class, protests...

Tatiana KASTOUEVA-JEAN

Director of Ifri's Russia / Eurasia Center

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Dimitri MINIC

Research Fellow, Russia / Eurasia Center 

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Anne SOUIN

Project Officer, Russia / Eurasia Center

Marlène LARUELLE

Associate Research Fellow, Russia / Eurasia Center

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Bobo LO

Associate Research Fellow, Russia / Eurasia Center

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Julien NOCETTI

Associate Fellow, Russia / Eurasia Center and Geopolitics of Technologies Program

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08/12/2020

When analyzing the global state of play around artificial intelligence (AI), Russia so far looks like an “outsider” compared to the two technological leaders, the United States and China.

02/03/2020

Despite the deterioration of its relations with the West and economic stagnation limiting its room for maneuver, Russia continues to have an ambitious policy for the Arctic region.

20/03/2019

Of Russia’s 146 million citizens (if we include those in Crimea), 63 million—or 43 percent—are under 34 years of age. Of these, 30 million belong to Generation Y (millennials in their 20s and early 30s), 15 million belong to Gen Z (teenagers), and a further 18 million are part of the youngest...

20/01/2016
By: Lyoubov BISSON

A new stage in the development of Russia's migration policy is upon us. Since 2010, legal amendments and the Concept of Migration Policy of the Russian Federation to 2025, adopted in June 2012, marked a clear change in how migration flows are regulated, the aim being now to maximise the...

18/11/2015
By: Igor BUNIN, Alexei MAKARKIN

Business in Russia today is closely intertwined with the political sphere. But the forms of business’s involvement in politics have differed radically at different stages in history. Initially, business played an active role, displacing the government from its position due to its vigorous...

15
Dec
2010
Wednesday 15 December 2010
from 08:00 to 17:00 - Seminars and Round-table Conferences

Depuis quelques années, l'enseignement supérieur russe est en pleine restructuration. Le gouvernement russe a lancé la création des "universités nationales de recherche", leaders dans leurs domaines respectifs, et des "universités fédérales", à vocation régionale. L'Ifri accueille quatre de...

08/05/2014
By: Julien NOCETTI,   dans Center for Global Communication Studies, Annenberg School for Communication

April 2014 was a particularly bitter month for Russian internet users and the local internet industry. President Vladimir Putin unsurprisingly made headlines when, at the Media Forum in St. Petersburg, he publicly labeled the internet as a “CIA project” and launched an...