Wilson Center Experts

Vladimir O. Pechatnov

Public Policy Scholar
Kennan Institute

Contact Information:
Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
;
Russia
Affiliation:
Professor and Doctor of Science and Chair, Department of European and American Studies, Moscow State Institute of International Relations
Wilson Center Project(s):
“The Big Three: From the Grand Alliance to Cold War.”

Project Summary

Studies A. Harriman’s role in American-Soviet relations, examining his diplomacy (both official and informal), advisory, educational and lobbying activities and their impact on shaping U.S. Soviet policy and American perceptions of Russia. Elaborates upon a major phases of American-Soviet relations, spanning the 1940s-early 1980s. Also explores the interaction between Soviet and American political cultures and styles of diplomacy.

Previous Terms at the Wilson Center:
"Special Envoy to Kremlin: W. Averell Harriman and American-Soviet Relations"

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