China's two economic miracles: which one is real?

China's two economic miracles: which one is real?

The Chinese economy, which today is rightfully considered the leading economy in the world, remains a mystery to many. You can often find discussions about how the Celestial Empire managed to make such a large-scale breakthrough...
Three factors: why is gasoline expensive in Russia?

Three factors: why is gasoline expensive in Russia?

The Russian economy is export-oriented. About a third of our budget revenues come from the sale of energy resources, including oil. However, the fact that we have a lot of oil...