Series: IMF Policy Discussion Papers
Author(s): Prakash Loungani , and Paolo Mauro
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 June 2000
Keywords: Capital outflows, Russian Federation, Transition economies, Russia, capital flight, transition, capital controls, capital account, balance of payments
This paper documents the scale of capital flight from Russia, compares it with that observed in other countries, and reviews policy options. The evidence from other countries suggests that capital flight can be rev...