Wilson Center Experts

Adam Leeds

Former Title VIII Summer Research Scholar
Kennan Institute

Contact Information:
Expertise:
Economics and Globalization
;
History
;
Russia and Eurasia
;
Russia
;
Soviet Union
Affiliation:
Ph.D. Candidate in Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania
Wilson Center Project(s):
"On the Subjects of Political Economy: Moscow Economists Assemble the Future, 1956-2012"
Term:
May 15, 2013
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Jul 15, 2013

Project Summary

This proposal is to support a dissertation project that is the first anthropological study of the dynamics of economy knowledge production and of the relationship of that knowledge to the state. The object of study is the inter-generational "expert community" of economists in Moscow universities, research institutes, think tanks, and state organs.