Department for Competition Policy

Elena Kovaleva

Department for Competition Policy

The Department carries out research and monitors the implementation of the Russian competition and anti-monopoly policy, prepares recommendations and proposals on how to resolve priority issues in competition development. The Department's experts are engaged in assessing competition and the competitive environment, economic assessment of draft laws on the protection of competition and regulation of trade.

Since 2014, the Department has carried out annual surveys of businesses and prepared reports on the state of competitive environment in Russia (2014 Report, 2015 Report, 2016 Report).

Besides, the Department provides information support for the implementation of the Standard for the Development of Competition in the Regions.

Quarterly competition development bulletins are published with participation of experts of the Department.