Russia's currency policy
Today our guest is Alexey Ulyukaev. The growing multitrillion-dollar US national debt makes economists say the country’s default is just a matter of time. But the predicted collapse of the US economy would badly hit America’s creditors, including Russia. But in these difficult times Moscow is counting every dollar and cannot afford to lose the billions it has loaned to Washington. What are the chances of seeing the dollar fail and the world’s economies in dire straits? Here is the man who knows how money smells – First Deputy Head of Russian Central Bank Alexey Ulyukaev.