Video press conference Moscow- Washington D.C. on the topic of “Russia’s economic development: the USA factor”. In the past couple of years government officials and even president Obama have discussed on numerous occasions the annulment of the discriminating amendment of Jackson-Vanik concerning Russia. On April, 19th, 2011 the claim is submitted to USA court about illegality of the given amendment.
What is the probability of annulment of the amendment in the near future? What is the position of the USA, concerning Russia's accessions to the World Trade Organization and developments of its external economic relations?
These and other questions will be discussed with participants of the video press conference:
- Director of the Strategic Analysis Department at FBK Igor NIKOLAEV;
- The president of expert center NEOCON Mikhail KHAZIN.
In Washington D.C.:
- The adviser of the US State Secretary in 1993-1997 Toby GATI;
- The senior vice-president and the GR-director of company PBN Blakt Marshall.