Wilson Center Experts

Cheryl A. Thomas

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Independent Scholar
Wilson Center Project(s):
The Factors Influencing the Resolution of Center-Regional Disputes in a Transitional Soviet Federal System

Project Summary

A comparative study of the determinants of federalism disputes and the mechanisms for resolving these disuptes. Focuses on the determinants of federalism disputes in the United States and Canada, including the use of judicial process to arbitrate these disputes during constitutional crises.