This listing contains all the analytical materials posted on the Russia Matters website. These include: RM Exclusives, commissioned by Russia Matters exclusively for this website; Recommended Reads, deemed particularly noteworthy by our editorial team; Partner Posts, originally published by our partners elsewhere; and Future Policy Leaders, pieces by promising young scholars and policy thinkers. Content can be filtered by genre and subject-specific criteria and is updated often. Gradually we will be adding older Recommended Reads and Partner Posts dating back as far as 2011.
Good News From Ukraine: It Doesn't Have Nukes
article Recommended Reads /sites/default/files/styles/large/public/media/teaser/%D0%A0%D0%90%D0%AD%D0%A1_%D1%82%D1%83%D0%BC%D0%B0%D0%BD_%D0%A3%D0%BA%D1%80%D0%B0%D0%B8%D0%BD%D0%B0.jpg?h=4e026002&itok=eW3_bCXrGood News From Ukraine: It Doesn't Have NukesMarch 21, 2014Graham Allison Considering the current crisis in Ukraine, Graham Allison reflects on the negotiation process for the denuclearization of Ukraine that was carried out in the 1990s.
A “Belgian Solution” for Ukraine?
article Recommended Reads /sites/default/files/styles/large/public/media/teaser/kiev-1945487_1920.jpg?h=4ebc9b66&itok=bfBv3DGuA “Belgian Solution” for Ukraine?March 15, 2014Graham AllisonTo put an end to the Ukrainian conflict, Graham Allison suggests a "Belgian" solution: internationally-guaranteed neutrality for Ukraine.
Why Russian Natural Gas Will Dominate European Markets
article Recommended Reads /sites/default/files/styles/large/public/media/teaser/Image1_0.jpg?h=152e3acd&itok=5Vhh_jsdWhy Russian Natural Gas Will Dominate European MarketsFebruary 24, 2014Tim Boersma and Geert GrevingRussia’s Gazprom announced that in 2013, its share of European natural supplies rose to a historical high of 30%, provoking the question: is this an incident or a trend?
What Happened to the Soviet Superpower’s Nuclear Arsenal? Clues for the Nuclear Security Summit
research paper Recommended Reads /sites/default/files/styles/large/public/media/teaser/7020051993_4a1e2b6466_o.jpg?h=1d7d9372&itok=BxDEzSV1What Happened to the Soviet Superpower’s Nuclear Arsenal? Clues for the Nuclear Security SummitMarch 01, 2012Graham AllisonGraham Allison considers what clues we can extract from successfully denuclearizing 14 post-Soviet states, and how those clues can inform our non-proliferation and nuclear security efforts in the future.
10 Reasons Why Russia Still Matters
article Recommended Reads /sites/default/files/styles/large/public/media/teaser/putin.jpg?h=199d8c1f&itok=D4iZ-fiZ10 Reasons Why Russia Still MattersOctober 30, 2011Graham Allison and Robert D. BlackwillRussia matters a great deal to a U.S. government seeking to defend and advance its national interests.