Articles by Natalya Orlova

Ruble Devaluation Fails to Spur Russian Industry (Op-Ed)

There was meant to be a silver lining to the devaluation of the ruble — that the rising cost of imports would stimulate local production.

The 2nd Wave Is Coming

While it appears that the worst of the financial crisis has already hit the international financial markets, the full effect of the crisis on Russia lags behind developed markets and will likely only be felt here in the second half of 2009, manifesting itself in the form of bad corporate debt.