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Alexei Kudrin's Biography

Alexei Leonidovich Kudrin (Russian: Алексей Леонидович Кудрин) (born 12 October 1960) is a Russian political figure who served in the government of Russia as Minister of Finance from 18 May 2000 to 26 September 2011. After graduating with degrees in finance and economics, Kudrin worked in the administration of Saint Petersburg's liberal Mayor Anatoly Sobchak. In 1996 he started working in the Presidential Administration of Boris Yeltsin. He was appointed as Finance Minister on 28 May 2000 and held the post for 11 years, making him the longest-serving Finance Minister in post-Soviet Russia. In addition, he was Deputy Prime Minister in 2000–2004 and again beginning in 2007. As Finance Minister, Kudrin was widely credited with prudent fiscal management, commitment to tax and budget reform and championing the free market.

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Alexei Kudrin News Stories

  • Russia needs high oil prices to survive

      News Source: Qatar English Daily | 25 minutes ago
    For all the sanctions Western leaders can throw at Russia, the biggest threat to President Vladimir Putin's ability to back separatists in east Ukraine is something beyond his or their control: the price of oil. With Russia's $2 trillion economy
  • Russia raises rates in move seen as arming for sanctions

      News Source: The Globe & Mail | 6 days ago
    Story Video The central bank, in one of its most hawkish decisions in recent years, said the 50-basis points rate hike was governed by concerns about high inflation and geopolitical tensions an apparent reference to Ukraine. Inflation risks have
  • Russian execs fear lasting damage from plane crash

      News Source: Ledger-Enquirer | 6 days ago
    Having for months dismissed Western sanctions on Russia as toothless, business leaders here are now afraid that the crash of the Malaysian jetliner will bring about an international isolation that will cause serious and lasting economic damage.

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