Russian workers play along to hide crisis

August 19, 2015 11:31 AM

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“We pretend to work, and they pretend to pay us,” went a popular saying.

About a million job gains into Russia’s recession, the bargain still holds, with salaries plunging at a pace unprecedented under president Vladimir Putin.

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