Author page: Abel Aganbegyan

Methods of Digital Economy in Terms of Management and Control Activities in the Real Economy

DOI: 10.33917/es-4.162.2019.42-49

The regular meeting of the Bogomolov Club, held on April 1, 2019 at the Institute for Economic Strategies, was dedicated to discussing the state, prospects and drivers of Russia’s socio-economic growth. The keynote address was made by the Chairman of the Club academician Abel Gezevich Aganbegyan.

25 Years of New Russia. Economic and Social Level: Remaining at a Standstill

#2. Sisyphean Task
25 Years of New Russia. Economic and Social Level: Remaining at a Standstill

The article analyzes three periods of the Russian economy: the transformation crisis of 1990–1998, characterized by depth and duration, the period of regenerative economic recovery in 1999–2008, during which a shift into nationalization and monopolization of the economy took place, as well as the period of 2009–2017, called the “lost decade” by the author, the period of deep financial and socio-economic crisis as part of the global world crisis. Possible prospects for development and ways of entrance into high-quality significant socio-economic growth are described.

25 Years of New Russia. Economic and Social Level: Remaining at a Standstill

#1. Event Horison
25 Years of New Russia. Economic and Social Level: Remaining at a Standstill

The article analyzes three periods of the Russian economy: the transformation crisis of 1990–1998, characterized by depth and duration, the period of regenerative economic recovery in 1999–2008, during which a shift into nationalization and monopolization of the economy took place, as well as the period of 2009–2017, called the “lost decade” by the author, the period of deep financial and socio-economic crisis as part of the global world crisis. Possible prospects for development and ways of entrance into high-quality significant socio-economic growth are described.

Human Capital and Its Main Component — the “Knowledge Economy” Sphere as the Main Source of Socio-Economic Growth

#4. Monument up to the Sky
Human Capital and Its Main Component — the “Knowledge Economy” Sphere as the Main Source of Socio-Economic Growth

After four years of depression (2013–2016), our country this year came out of recession and again went into a stage of stagnation. If we take serious measures that need to be worked out and basically adopted this year, then as early as 2018–2019, our country can resume socio-economic growth.

Human Capital and Its Main Component — the “Knowledge Economy” Sphere as the Main Source of Socio-Economic Growth

#3. Attraction of Diversity
Human Capital and Its Main Component — the “Knowledge Economy” Sphere as the Main Source of Socio-Economic Growth

After four years of depression (2013–2016), our country this year came out of recession and again went into a stage of stagnation. If we take serious measures that need to be worked out and basically adopted this year, then as early as 2018–2019, our country can resume socio-economic growth.

Reduction of Investments — the Death of the Economy, Investment Growth — its Salvation

#5. To Understand. To Prevent. To Overcome
Reduction of Investments — the Death of the Economy, Investment Growth — its Salvation

The Central Bank’s fight against inflation is doing more harm than good, because its method of reducing liquidity creates difficulties in crediting the economy, increases the key rate, the cost of money, which, of course, pulls down the economy.

Reduction of Investments — the Death of the Economy, Investment Growth — its Salvation

#4. Window of Opportunities
Reduction of Investments — the Death of the Economy, Investment Growth — its Salvation

Particularly hampered is the economic growth without investment in industries with obsolete fixed assets where it is always necessary to replace or overhaul equipment and units, where it is necessary to create new capacities for expanding production and mastering new, best-selling products.

Economy — Politics Hostage

#3. Immortal Power
Economy — Politics Hostage

The next meeting of the Bogomolov club is dedicated to analysis of the economic situation in Russia today and to the prospects for overcoming recession. The Discussion club (until February 2016) was founded by academician O.T. Bogomolov. More than 20 meetings were held under his chairmanship. At the initiative of academician A.G. Aganbegyan and with support of the club members, it was decided to name the club after O.T. Bogomolov and to continue work on the topics, to which the scientist has devoted his scientific life.

Increasing the Extremely Low Russian Population Life Time — the Most Important Immediate Task

#5-6. Five Scenarios for a Century
Increasing the Extremely Low Russian Population Life Time — the Most Important Immediate Task

The article examines the life expectancy dynamics in Russia in its historic perspective. It analyzes its differences in men and women. The main attention is paid to studying the causes of extremely low life span in Russia compared to other countries. The paper substantiates the ways of priority increasing not only common but also healthy life time, which largely determines the retirement age.