Russian Agriculture and Agricultural Policies in 2012
Russian Economy in 2012. Trends and Outlooks. Issue 34. Moscow 2013
33 Pages Posted: 29 Aug 2013
Date Written: August 28, 2013
At present about 4% of Russia’s GDP is generated in agriculture; however, the sector still accounts for 9.7% of the total number of employed in domestic economy with 26% of the country’s population living in rural areas. The latter indicator has remained actually unchanged throughout the 10 recent years.
Keywords: Russian economy, agriculture, food market, agricultural policy, Russia's assession to WTO
JEL Classification: Q13, Q14, Q15, Q16, Q17, Q18
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