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At one point, a ruble was worth a fraction of a penny. Demand for energy exports has helped, but Russia's economy is still in recession.
Russia supplies more of the EU's oil and gas than it does coal.
Bart Hobijn of the San Francisco Fed finds that during fast recoveries, workers often leave companies to join other companies.
The group of wealthy individuals say they would be happy to pay a lot more in taxes to ease the burden on the poor and the middle classes.
Ukraine and Russia are two of the world's top barley exporters.