Wilson Center Experts

Lilia Fiodorovna Shevtsova

Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Deputy Director, Institute for International Economic and Political Studies
Wilson Center Project(s):
Post-Communist Russia: Pitfalls and Vicious Circles of Transformation
Sep 01, 1994
Jun 01, 1995

Project Summary

Analyzes the first stage of Russia’s transformation from Communism, its logic and peculiarities, and focuses on the interaction between continuity and change in the process of transformation. Places Russia’s transformation in the broader context of historical and social change, comparing the transition in Russia to other post-Soviet states. Contributes to the debate about the relationship between the economy and politics.

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