IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/a/gai/recdev/575.html
   My bibliography  Save this article

Economic Growth Factors In 2014 - H1 2015

Author

Listed:
  • Elena Astafieva

    (Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy)

Abstract

The results of decomposition of output growth rates for the period of 2014 – H1 2015 point to recent changes in the relative signifi cance of diff erent growth factors, which has been demonstrating a shift from the extensive factors towards negative inputs of the intensive factors. Over the first half-year of 2015, the growth rate of labor and capital inputs (which was sustained at the same level as in the past few years) failed to adequately compensate for the adverse situation with regard to price movement in the world’s raw materials markets, thus pushing down output. As before, the structure of extensive factors is dominated by the capital inputs backed by steady growth of fi xed assets.

Suggested Citation

  • Elena Astafieva, 2015. "Economic Growth Factors In 2014 - H1 2015," Russian Economic Developments, Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy, issue 9, pages 20-22, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:gai:recdev:575
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: http://www.iep.ru/files/RePEc/gai/recdev/575Astafieva.pdf
    Download Restriction: no

    More about this item

    Keywords

    Russian Industry; Russian economy;

    JEL classification:

    • E30 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles - - - General (includes Measurement and Data)
    • E31 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles - - - Price Level; Inflation; Deflation
    • C81 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs - - - Methodology for Collecting, Estimating, and Organizing Microeconomic Data; Data Access
    • L11 - Industrial Organization - - Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance - - - Production, Pricing, and Market Structure; Size Distribution of Firms

    Statistics

    Access and download statistics

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:gai:recdev:575. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Victor Hugues). General contact details of provider: http://edirc.repec.org/data/gaidaru.html .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    We have no references for this item. You can help adding them by using this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.