Saving Colonel Putin: Why Russia’s Pension Reform Just Got More Expensive (Op-ed)
Putin’s decision to soften pension reforms may have saved his ratings, but at what cost?
Marcel H. Van Herpen
Putin's policy: "cannons instead of butter" : RU government stopped pension fund contributions in 2014 to pay for annexation #Crimea
Putin’s formula for pension reform might allow him to stem his political losses. But the cost of saving Colonel Putin will turn out to be exorbitantly high for the budget and the economy. My latest for the