Speeches and Articles

Analytical Bulletin, Issue 6 (37), June 2015

July 1, 2015

The Institute of Contemporary Development has published its most recent analytical bulletin. The main topics of this issue are: Russian and foreign experts on the relations between Russia and the West; Obligations and possibilities of the EU on financial support of Ukraine; Prospects of the global economy.

Analytical Bulletin, Issue 5 (36), May 2015

June 3, 2015

The Institute of Contemporary Development has published its most recent analytical bulletin. The main topics of this issue are: "Russian Europeans" yesterday and today; Global challenges through the eyes of the Council of Councils; The Riga Summit of "Eastern partnership"; Russia and Latvia; Prospects of the Chinese economy.

Analytical Bulletin, Issue 4 (35), April 2015

April 30, 2015

The Institute of Contemporary Development has published its most recent analytical bulletin. The main topics of this issue are: Global economy - forecasts and expectations; Prospects of Russian "turning to the East" for national economy; The Russian-Iranian contract for the S-300 missiles and the Middle East settlement; Montenegro and NATO.

Analytical Bulletin, No.3 (34), March 2015

April 2, 2015

The Institute of Contemporary Development has published its most recent analytical bulletin. The main topics of this issue are:  Russia’s image abroad, cooperation between Russia and Latvia, the perspectives of the Asian economy, Chinese investment activities in the European Union.

The annotation of Analytical Bulletin No.3 (34) can be found bellow. The full text of the bulletin in Russian can be found here.

Issue 3 (34)

Analytical Bulletin, Issue 2 (33), February 2015

March 5, 2015

The Institute of Contemporary Development has published its most recent analytical bulletin. The main topics of this issue are: the meeting in the “Normandy format” in Minsk, Munich Security Conference, the new Report of the Trilateral Commission regarding Russia, agendas of the structural reforms of the world leading economies.

The annotation of Analytical Bulletin No.2 (33), can be found bellow. The full text of the bulletin in Russian can be found here.

Analytical Bulletin, Issue 1(32), January 2015

February 3, 2015

The Institute of Contemporary Development has published its most recent analytical bulletin.The main topics  of this issue are:  some challenges for Europe in context of the terrorist attacks in

Analytical Bulletin, No.11/12, November-December 2014

December 23, 2014

The Institute of Contemporary Development has published its most recent analytical bulletin.

Analytical Bulletin, Issue 10 (29), October 2014

November 13, 2014

The Institute of Contemporary Development has published its most recent analytical bulletin. The main topics of this issue are: the Trilateral Commission on the Ukrainian Crisis and future of the EU; the formation of the Transatlantic and Transpacific Partnerships; European security yesterday and today; the current state of the global economy; trends and forecasts for oil prices.

The annotation of Analytical Bulletin No. 10 (29), can be found below. The full text of the bulletin in Russian can be found here.

Issue 10 (29)

In this issue:

Igor Yurgens. Belgrade Meeting of the Trilateral Commission

On the Victims of the Sanctions

October 13, 2014

An article written by Igor Yurgens, Chairman of the Management Board of the Institute of Contemporary Development, titled "The West vs. Russia: The Unintended Consequences of Targeted Sanctions" has been published on the website of the magazine The National Interest. The article focuses on Russia’s relationship with its Western partners this year.

Analytical Bulletin, Issue 9 (28), September 2014

October 1, 2014

The Institute of Contemporary Development has published its most recent analytical bulletin. The main topics of this issue are: the participation of Russia and Western countries in the settlement of the Ukrainian crisis; new challenges to global security and Russia’s role in global institutions; the Russian financial sector and the impact of sanctions.

The annotation of Analytical Bulletin No. 9 (28), can be found below. The full text of the bulletin in Russian can be found here.

Issue 9 (28)

In this issue:

Janis Urbanovic. The Burden of the Western World, or the Ukrainian Crisis as a Reflection of the Humiliation and Helplessness of Diplomacy