Sergey Aleksashenko in Berlin

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Sergei Aleksashenko. "The roller coaster ride of the Russian ruble"

On October 12, Berlin will host a meeting with economist Sergei Aleksashenko, organized by Ekhom. The event will be moderated by journalist Maxim Kurnikov.


Working in the state administration bodies, first in the USSR and then in the Russian Federation, Sergei Aleksashenko was one of the authors of the "500 Days" program. Until 2008, he held senior positions in Russian and international business organizations, and then was Director of Macroeconomic Research at the Higher School of Economics.

In 2013, Sergei Aleksashenko left Russia to work on research projects at Georgetown University and has since lived in Washington, DC. He is currently a Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution (USA).


Aleksashenko is the author of "The Battle for the Ruble," "Counterrevolution. How the vertical of power was built in modern Russia and how it affects the economy", "The Russian Economic Miracle: What Went Wrong?".


In the second part of the event Sergey Aleksashenko will answer questions from the guests.

Seating in the hall is free and does not depend on the ticket price. If you want to support Echo, you can choose a more expensive ticket.

Don't miss the opportunity to talk to one of the most famous economists!