Russia and Western Countries:
Economic Relations Before World War I
and the Problem of their Restoration in the 1920s
(October 25-26, 2002, Moscow)
Moscow State University
Faculty of History. Room 524
- Center for Economic History (Moscow Lomonosov State University),
- CNRS (Paris),
- International Economics Program Department of Economics, University of Houston
October 25, 2002
10:0010:20. Opening Session.
Session I. International Relations: Political and Financial Aspects
10:2010:50. Ignat'ev A.V. Political Background for Economic Relations between Russia and the other Entente Powers before 1914.
10:5011:20. Straus A. The International Distribution of public Russian Debt in the beginning of the 20th century.
11:2011:35. Coffee break (room 654).
11:3512:05. Roudaja E.N. Soviet Russia during the International Conference of Genoa 1922.
12:0512:35. Lobanova E.V. French Press of the 1920s on the Problem of Russian Debt.
12:3513:05. Petrov Y.A. The Alliance of the Defeated: the Pre-War Indebtedness and the Problem of Restoration of the Economic Relations Between Russia and Germany (from 1917 to the 1920s).
13:0513:20. Coffee break (room 654).
13:2013:50. Salomatina S.A. International Correspondent Networks of Russian Banks in Moscow before World War I.
13:5014:20. Lebedev S.K. The Cooperation of Russian and Western Banking Institutions.
14:2014:50. Beljaev S.G. Russian-French Financial Relations in the 1910s-1920s.
October 26, 2002
Session II. International Trade and Business
10:0010:30. Kalmykov S.V. Russian Inside, British Outside: an Attempt of Russians to Penetrate into the European Business Structures on the Eve of World War I . The Case of the Russian General Oil Corporation and the Russian Tobacco Company.
10:3011:00. Sartor W. International and multinational companies in the Russian Empire.
11:0011:30. Borodkin L.I. Factors of St. Petersburg Stock Market Dynamics in the Beginning of 20th century: Role of European Stock Markets.
11:3011:45. Coffee break (room 654).
11:4512:15. Potkina I.V. Property of the Foreign Companies in Russia: Legislation and Practice (18801920s).
12:1512:45. Shatsillo M. The Emigrant Entrepreneurs from Russia after the 1917 Revolution: a Problem of Adaptation to Different Economic Environments.
12:4513:15. Shpotov B.M. The Contribution of American Manufacturing Companies to the Soviet Industrialization, 19281933.
13:1513:30 Coffee break (room 654).
13:3014:00. Gregory P. The Soviet Archives as a Source of Information on Soviet Trade Policy.
14:0014:30. Nautz J. Foreign Trade between Austria and Soviet Russia.
14:3015:00. Afontsev S.A. Communist Transition and the Structure of Russian Trade with the West.