Publication: How Wealthy is Russia?: Measuring Russia's Comprehensive Wealth from 2000-2017
Russia is a country of global importance and great diversity. The world’s largest transcontinental country spans eleven time zones and is the ninth most populous country in the world. Russia is the main trading partner for many of its more than a dozen neighbors. It is richly endowed with natural resources, which underscores its importance as a global commodity exporter. But how wealthy is Russia, really? Drawing upon the important distinction between wealth and income, this report for the first time, comprehensively measures Russia’s national wealth.
“Naikal, Esther; Emelyanova, Olga; Nemova, Vladislava; Lange, Glenn-Marie; Sanghi, Apurva. 2019. How Wealthy is Russia?; How Wealthy is Russia? : Measuring Russia's Comprehensive Wealth from 2000-2017. © World Bank, Washington, DC. http://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/32813 License: CC BY 3.0 IGO.”