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Putinomics: The Price of Power in Russia

The Kremlin has managed to deploy power so ruthlessly at home and abroad in part because of its surprising ability to muster economic resources. In this talk, Miller analyzes the secret to Putin’s success.

Chris Miller is the Research Director and a Fellow in the Foreign Policy Research Institute’s Eurasia Program. He is also Assistant Professor of International History at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. His research examines Russian history and political economy. Dr. Miller’s first book, The Struggle to Save the Soviet Economy: Mikhail Gorbachev and the Collapse of the USSR, was published in 2016, and his second book, Putinomics: Power and Money in Resurgent Russia, will be published in 2018. He received his PhD from Yale University and his BA from Harvard University.

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Putinomics: The Price of Power in Russia