Wilson Center Experts

Steven Nafziger

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
Affiliation:
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Williams College
Wilson Center Project(s):
Political Decentralization and Economic Development in 19th Century Russia: The Case of the Zemstvo
Term:
Jul 01, 2008
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Jul 01, 2008

Project Summary

The expansion and decentralization of public good provision that the zemstva entailed has received little attention from economic historians. This project addresses a number of important questions created by this gap in existing scholarship.