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In Russia becomes ripe the next crisis: the country is among the top five worst consumer sentiment. About this newspaper “Vedomosti” with reference to the calculation of the Index of consumer sentiment of the market research Center of the Institute for statistical studies and Economics of knowledge Higher school of Economics (HSE). In the second quarter of 2020, the index fell by 19 percent to minus 30 percent.
It was also revealed that almost half (43 per cent) of the citizens has worsened the material situation and only 10 percent of respondents believe that in the next year the situation will improve. According to the Director of the Center for market research HSE George Ostapkovich, pessimistic of all are the people that make up the productive part of society-citizens from 30 to 49 years.
In General, citizens have ceased to believe in the development of the economy: consumer confidence fell to the lowest level in 15 years. By calculations of experts, the country will need at least four years in order to cope with the consequences of the crisis caused by the pandemic coronavirus and falling oil prices.
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