Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Katerina Kalcheva , and Nienke Oomes
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 April 2007
Keywords: Russia, real exchange rate, transition, exchange rate, oil prices, oil sector, International Finance: General, Nonrenewable Resources and Conservation: General,
In this paper, we assess whether recent economic developments in Russia are symptomatic of Dutch Disease. We first provide a brief review of the literature on Dutch Disease and the natural resource curse. We then d...