No.15(53), 2017 of the analytical review of the current trends and recent developments in the Russian economy – Monitoring of Russia's Economic Outlook: Trends and Challenges of Social and Economic Development – is now available online.

Main topics of the issue: The execution of the federal budget for H1 2017: further consolidation; Russian industry in mid-2017; Industry adaptability index: a new all-time high; Bank of Russia updates bank resolution mechanism to increase its control.

The issue has been prepared by a group of experts from the Ye. T. Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy (Gaidar Institute) and the Russian Presidential Academy of the National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA).