Wilson Center Experts

Arkady Toritsin

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
PhD Candidate, Rutgers
Wilson Center Project(s):
The Political Economy and Foreign Policy in Post-Soviet Successor States

Project Summary

Searches for a cause-effect mechanism linking independent and dependent variables with regard to: 1) the regions willingness to persue radical economic reform, and absence of a pro-reform coalition; 2) the presence of pro-reform coalitions and a regime capable of radical economic reform. Reviews these relationships surrounding the country’s policy towards Russia.