Wilson Center Experts

Theodore F. Friedgut

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
;
Russia
Affiliation:
Professor, Department of Russian and Slavic Studies, Hebrew University, Jerusalem
Wilson Center Project(s):
Development of the Electoral System of the Russian Federation
Term:
Aug 01, 1998
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Sep 01, 1998

Project Summary

development of the legislative framework of the electoral system development of national and regional political parties as expressed in the election campaigns and thei rresults patterns of electoral success in Duma and gubernatorial elections patterns of incumbency success and electoral turnover fairness and openness of the elections at various levels citizen participation as expressed in the elections at national and regional levels Central Election Committee and its influence on legislation, training and supervision of local officials to achieve honesty n the elections and the nature of its voter-education programs