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In the coming years the main task of the audit chamber will study the effectiveness of state companies and state corporations. This was stated by the head of Department Alexey Kudrin. In particular, he threatened to test the efficiency of “Gazprom”, Russian Railways and “Rostec”, the correspondent “Tapes.ru” with the session of the Gaidar forum “for a Long time: 10 years memory Gaidar”.
According to Kudrin, currently the accounting chamber plays a rather modest role — only checks, how money is spent from the budget. Soon, however, the Agency will begin to assess development strategies and spending of money. He also stressed that he considers the problems of excessive state intervention in the economy and the bureaucracy.
Earlier at the session “Modern money theory: a new perspective” economic development Minister Maxim Oreshkin argued with the famous American economist Kenneth Rogoff, who questioned the independence of the Central Bank of Russia. Oreshkin noted that the Bank of Russia even more independent than the Federal reserve or the European Central Bank.
XI forum is held on January 15-16 in Moscow. It is dedicated to the topic “Russia and global world: new decade Challenges”. It was visited by 14.7 thousand participants, including 600 speakers from more than 30 countries. Among them are scientists, politicians, representatives of financial circles and business. Russia will take part the first Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Finance Anton Siluanov, Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova, the head of the accounts chamber Alexey Kudrin and the head of the Central Bank Elvira Nabiullina.
The forum is organized by Russian presidential Academy of national economy and public administration under the President of Russia (Ranepa, with events taking place in the Academy building), the economic policy Institute named Gaidar and the Association of innovative regions of Russia. “Ribbon.ru” is an information partner of the forum.
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