Trends and prospects for growth in Russia
The article focuses on macroeconomic trends, prospects for economic growth
of the Russian Federation, as well as factors affecting its change. Russian economic growth was
quite high, but lower than in most of the CIS countries. The quality of economic growth,
however, was low and characterized by structural imbalances, the degradation of the
manufacturing industry, the lack of social orientation and negative impact on the environment.
The aim of this work is to study the quantitative and qualitative characteristics of economic
growth. It is noted that the possibility of inertial growth model exhausted to move towards a
new model of innovation. The calculation is performed and the analysis of the true savings of
the Russian Federation. Economic growth was driven primarily by market conditions and the
devaluation of the ruble. The study used scientific methods of cognition: induction and
deduction, the unity of the historical and logical analysis and synthesis, and the system of
economic and statistical analysis.