Director of Joint Department of Macroeconomic Forecasting
Joint Department of Macroeconomic Forecasting is a structural subdivision of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation, responsible for monitoring and analyzing socioeconomic processes, developing state forecasts of Russia’s socioeconomic development in the short, medium and long terms, and preparing Russia’s consolidated financial balance.
The Department performs the following functions:
organizing the monitoring and analysis of the socioeconomic processes in the Russian and global economy;
organizing the development of annual, quarterly and monthly reports on the economic situation;
organizing, coordinating and carrying out the development of state forecasts of Russia’s socioeconomic development in the short, medium and long terms;
organizing and carrying out the development of the scenario conditions for the Russian economy for the coming financial year and for each planned period; providing key guidelines for Russia’s socioeconomic development forecast for the coming financial year and for each planned period, and the forecast of Russia’s socioeconomic development for the coming financial year and for each planned period;
providing a macroeconomic analysis of the structural, energy, agricultural, food, investment, innovative, monetary, budget, tariff, social and other aspects of state socioeconomic policy, while also estimating their influence on economic growth;
preparing the forecasts for inflation and its structures, price indices and deflator indices for the key areas of economic activities (sections of the Russian National Classifier of Economic Activities); forecast for the system of national accounts, the balance of money income and expenditure of the population, the balance of manpower, the balance of investment resources and the balance of payment, as well as figures for employment, wages and pensions, personal incomes, subsistence levels and household consumption;
preparing forecast calculations for overall economic indicators of the system of national accounts;
preparing opinions on draft regulations estimating the influence of respective decisions on macroeconomic indicators;
ensuring the preparation of draft regulations on matters of the All-Russian census and other statistical observations, and their submission to the Government of the Russian Federation;
ensuring the preparation of the draft federal plan for statistical activities, and its submission to the Government of the Russian Federation;
organizing, according to the established procedure, the placement of orders and signing of state contracts and other civil contracts for the delivery of products and services for the Ministry’s needs, within the Department’s established terms of reference;
organizing the reception of citizens, ensuring the timely and full consideration of their oral and written applications, passing respective resolutions and sending respective responses to the applicants within the time frame established by the legislation of the Russian Federation.