Shuvalov on Russia, the WTO, and the G-20 Summit
Igor I. Shuvalov, First Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation
C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute
Andrew Kuchins, Center for Strategic and International Studies
Embassy of the Russian Federation, Washington, DC
September 21, 2009
Russian First Deputy Prime Minister Igor I. Shuvalov outlined how Russia has dealt with the global financial crisis at an event hosted by the Russian Embassy in Washington, DC, in coordination with the Peterson Institute for International Economics and the Center for Strategic and International Studies, September 21, 2009. Following his speech, Bergsten and CSIS Russian expert Andrew Kuchins posed questions, facilitating discussion on the state of the Russian economy, Russia's WTO ascension, and Russia's role in the global recovering and the upcoming G-20 summit in Pittsburgh.