The Public Sector and Privatization Policy
Russian Economy in 2016. Trends and Outlooks. 2017. Moscow. IEP, issue 38, pp. 309-347
41 Pages Posted: 17 Jul 2017
Date Written: July 7, 2017
In 2016, statistical data began to be published in the framework of the newly introduced System of Public Property Management Efficiency Estimates. It was approved by Decree of the RF Government of 29 January 2015, No 72 and introduced by way of replacing the public sector monitoring data, collected and released by the Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat) since the late 1990s in accordance with the provisions stipulated in Decree of the RF Government of January 4, 1999, No 1 (as amended as of December 30, 2002). Among other things, the System of Public Property Management Efficiency Estimates contains data on the number of federal state unitary enterprises (FSUEs) and joint-stock companies (JSCs) with RF stakes in their capital, which previously were published as part of government privatization programs (from 2011 – for three-year period, and prior to 2011- for one-year period.
Keywords: Russian economy, public sector, privatization
JEL Classification: K11, H82, L32, L33
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