Switchover to IAS No Smooth Sailing

Following Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov’s announcement in July that all Russian enterprises must switch to international accounting standards from Jan. 1, 2004, demand for Western-style auditing in Russia looks set to continue the strong growth of recent years. The government has made IAS mandatory for all Russian enterprises, rather than…

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Modern Russian Businessmen – The New Class?

Modern Russian Businessmen – The New Class by Ian Pryde 11 May 1992 Ian Pryde conducted an interview with Dr. Igor Bunin, Deputy Director of the Centre for Prognostic Programmes at the Gorbachev Foundation and Head of the Center for Entrepreneurship Research Expertiza. The interview was held at the Gorbachev…

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