Emerging Markets: Russia

Roundup   By Kim Iskyan   Friendly neighbor: Russia’s influence in Ukraine will grow after Viktor Yanukovych won the recent presidential election Russia's finance ministry hired a team of investment banks to help it prepare for the country's first eurobond ...

Country Report: Turkey

STAYING THE COURSE   By Gordon Platt   Turkey has bounced back from a sharp economic contraction to become one of the region’s best performers. Its prospects are brighter than ever.   Turkey's constitutional referendum last month gave a boost ...

Emerging Markets: Russia

ROUNDUP   By Kim Iskyan   Inflation has in recent weeks climbed rapidly up the macroeconomic agenda in Russia, as the summer's wildfires and drought throughout the country decimated grain crops and triggered sharp price hikes. Inflation has long been ...

Emerging Markets: Russia

ROUNDUP   By Kim Iskyan   Lighting up: Russia launches bid to become financial center In mid-June at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, Russia’s answer to Davos, Russian president Dmitry Medvedev continued to pitch his modernization campaign, which is ...

Pole Position

Country Report: Poland   By Justin Keay   Having weathered the recent global crisis better than almost any other European country, Poland is laying the foundation for a sustainable long-term recovery.     Poland's tumultuous history has made it no ...

Drowning In Debt

COVER STORY: AFTER THE BAILOUT   The turmoil in Greece and the subsequent rout of the euro have rattled global markets and caused a renewed bout of hand-wringing over the stability of the global economy. Some believe the developed markets ...

Emerging Markets: Russia

Roundup   By Kim Iskyan   Moscow metro bombings provoke renewed security fears Two suicide bombings in the Moscow metro in late March that killed more than 40 people renewed fears about the terrorist threat in Russia's population centers. The ...