Wilson Center Experts

Steven Nafziger

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
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
Jul 01, 2008
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.