Join NYU's Jordan Center for a talk with Nigel Gould-Davies on the potential disruption posed by Western sanctions to a set of bargains between the Russian state, oligarchs and Western interests that have helped stabilize Russian President Vladimir Putin’s political economy.
Join PONARS Eurasia for their New Voices on Russia speaker series, featuring Bryn Rosenfeld. Rosenfeld will discuss how public sector employment shapes key middle class constituencies’ support for the Putin regime and how evidence shows that demands for democracy and Russia's prospects for mobilized democratic transition hinge considerably on the middle classes' degree of state dependence.
Join the Harriman Institute and New York University’s Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia for a panel discussion examining the Kremlin’s recent attempts at reforming the pension system in Russia.
Join the Russia and Eurasia Program at The Fletcher School for a book talk by Professor Andrey Makarychev of the University of Tartu on "Russia and the EU: Spaces of Interaction in Times of Crisis." He will discuss relations between Russia and the European Union after the outbreak of the Ukrainian crisis in 2014.