Ivan Vyshnegradsky Profile

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Ivan Vyshnegradsky


  • Life: 1832- 1895
  • Tariff Act: 1891
  • Financial Minister: 1887-1892


  • Strove to improve finances and build up gold reserves
  • Increased indirect taxes and mounted drive to swell grain export
  • Reduced imports by increasing tariffs in Tariff Act of 1891 in order to protect Russian iron…


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