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FREE Policy Brief: Can Anti-Smoking Campaigns Increase Obesity? Evidence from Belarus

27 may 2013 Kateryna Bornukova

Belarusian Economy In May: Are We In Recession Yet?

Despite the united efforts of the government and the National Bank, the economy is growing very slowly. Belarus remains an economic wonderland. But if several years ago the growth rates were miraculous, today the miracle is the absence of growth under the expansionary monetary policy and stimulation of investment. Is Belarus in a development recession?

Belarusian Economy In April: Gdp Growth, Privatisation And Monetary Policy

This April economic growth in Belarus was nearly at the level of last year's, which still remains significantly below the official forecast. The financial sector showed certain stability but the situation with attracting foreign capital and the nation's privatisation prospects remain uncertain.

9 april 2013 Dzmitry Kruk

Belarus' Anti-Crisis Management: Success Story of Delayed Recession?

The article written by Dmitry Kruk was published in Europe-Asia Studies

8 april 2013 Kateryna Bornukova

Belarusian Economy In March: Warming Up

Amidst the snowy spring of 2013, the National Bank of Belarus finally gave up on its attempts to keep macroeconomic stability, and turned its attention to the real sector.

5 april 2013

Analysis: Belarus tones down - but sticks to pre-crisis policies

Shortly after emerging from a crisis that wiped out its foreign currency reserves and forced a 65 percent rouble devaluation, Belarus appears to be sticking with some of the policies that caused it - but with more caution. Dmitry Kruk's comments to Reuters.

27 march 2013

FREE Policy Brief: Directed Lending: Is It An Efficient Tool to Modernize the Economy?

Economy Recuperates But Slower Than Forecasted

While economic growth seems to be recuperating in January and February, it remains below the wishful forecasts of the government. At the same time, the situation with current account balance continues to be the pressing matter, as the government is looking for the money both to repay the debts and to finance its modernization projects.

6 march 2013

BEROC Congratulates The Second Student School Alumni 2013

In January 2013 BEROC in cooperation with the British Embassy in Minsk organized The Second Student School on Modern Economics and Economic Research.

18 february 2013 Kiryl Haiduk

Modernization Traps For Belarus

This article is a part of a new joint project between Belarus Digest and Belarusian Economic Research and Outreach Centre (BEROC).

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