Ruslan Stefanov

Bulgaria, Eastern Europe & Eurasia
Areas of Expertise
Corruption Informality
Center for the Study of Democracy

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| On April 6th, CIPE and FEDN held a virtual event "Economic Informality – Crisis, Recovery, and Collective Action. The discussion, moderated by CIPE's Director of Policy & Program Learning Kim Bettcher, featured several FEDN members.

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