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Russia's (bad) reputation


Russia's bad press in the West may seem irrelevant to investment risks. The latest surge of anti-Russian sentiment among the political and chattering classes of the EU and US coincides with record portfolio and direct investment flows into Russia. But with new investment now the key to Russia's economic performance, such acute reputational problems could be damaging over time.

The negative image of Russia feeds on topical scandals, but is rooted more deeply - in a sense that...

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