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Research direction "Economy and Finance" is focused on in-depth study of the fundamental laws of the modern world and national economies. Particular attention is paid to the study of the causes and consequences of the financial and economic crises. We study the techniques and methods of assessment of the current financial and economic situation and forecasting of economic crisis. Separately studied issues related to strategic management and planning of economic activity.

The consequences of the spread of virtual currency for national security: a study of the prospects for the use of virtual currency by non-state actors

In the report "National security implication of virtual currency: examining the potential of non-state actor deployment" known analytical Corporation RAND American experts examine the problems and prospects of the proliferation of virtual currencies, particularly bitcoin, as well as identify possible threats and risks to national security of the US and its allies associated with using crypto-currencies for economic transactions by terrorist groups, the major gangs-formations, syndicates and non-state and quasi-state participants of international relations.

16-05-2016 Medvedev Dmitry 1185 0

Samarin I.V., Fomin A.N. "Short-term forecasts of the oil prices"

The key macroeconomic parameters of the Russian economy are rigidly correlated with the oil income from oil export which, in turn, generally are defined by the oil prices in the world market (further we will use these standard phrases "oil market", "market of oil", despite their convention). Therefore, for understanding of that can occur in our country already in the near future, it is necessary to try to predict the expected price of the Russian oil at least of the short-term periods lasting some years.

23-02-2016 admin 1129 0

Electronic currency BITCOIN: features, characteristics, problems and prospects

Relevance of the new currency systems and their possible place and role can only be properly understood in the context of the fundamental problems of the global financial system and a comparison with alternative proposals for reform.

26-12-2013 Alexander_Fomin 2842 0

Major political and economic alliances on the post-Soviet space at the turn of the XXI century their functioning in the global economic crisis

In today's world, there are several different unions of states. Some of them are effective, others have not yet manifested themselves, and others - so far only in terms of politics. The establishment of such unions participating States to pursue a variety of tasks - from financial and economic to military and political. Almost always, the leaders of the present and personal incentives for consolidation or integration.

12-10-2012 Alexander_Fomin 3044 0

About inflation in Russia

When you start to talk about the causes of high inflation in our country, we usually first result in a large list of all the factors contributing to its occurrence. Then usually focus on a single factor – the high degree of monopolization of the Russian economy and high rates of natural (infrastructure) monopolies. An interested reader can easily find these materials online, for example, in sources1,2.

23-06-2011 admin 3982 0

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