Russia's financial position


November 8, 2023, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM EST
Virtual Event
Nicolas Véron (PIIE), Alexandra Prokopenko (Carnegie Russia Eurasia Center) and Alex Isakov (Bloomberg Economics)

Event Summary

The war in Ukraine and isolation from the international financial system continue to strain Russia's finances, even though energy exports have allowed Vladimir Putin’s regime to keep financing itself so far. This session will take stock.

Joining this episode of Financial Statements are:


Nicolas Véron
Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)


Alexandra Prokopenko
Nonresident Scholar, Carnegie Russia Eurasia Center

Alex Isakov
Russia and Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) Economist, Bloomberg Economics



About This Series

Financial Statements is a biweekly virtual event series hosted by Nicolas Véron that explores changes in the world of finance, encompassing themes of financial services regulation, corporate finance and governance, systemic fragility and crises, and structural changes driving business and policy trends in the financial sector.