Wilson Center Experts

Andrew Minto Clarke Newman

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
Affiliation:
Research Fellow, School of Political and Social Inquiry, Monash University
Wilson Center Project(s):
U.S. Attitudes to Russian Security Assistance: The Limits of Cooperation.

Project Summary

The aim of this project is to test the proposition that influential members of both branches of government fear a resurgent Russia, equate TR with foreign aid and, as a result, prefer to spend defense dollars on traditional defense activities rather than threat reduction programs.