Migration Processes: Russia's Population May Shrink
Monitoring of Russia's Economic Outlook. Moscow. IEP. 2018. No. 13. pp. 16-19
4 Pages Posted: 15 Aug 2018
Date Written: July 31, 2018
As migration growth in Russia’s population keeps falling, Russia may face a renewed reduction of its population as early as this year amid the natural decline in the population. This situation is driven by a decreased migration growth from Ukraine amid a weak recovery of the migration inflow from Central Asian countries. Migrants’ payments to Russian regions’ budgets keep growing.
Keywords: Russian Economy, Migration, Domestic Migration
JEL Classification: F22, J61, J62
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