The IV Annual Conference from the series of Leontief Readings "Globalization: Russia and St. Petersburg in the Changeable World" was carried out on the 21-22 of February 2003.  


Main aim of the Conference was to discuss most important problems of Russia development including consequences of Russias accession to the WTO, place and role of St. Petersburg in conditions of globalization, relations between Russia and the European Union, middle class in Russia.