Wilson Center Experts

Thomas Eric Rotnem

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
;
Russia
Affiliation:
Associate Professor, Department of Social and International Studies, Southern Polytechnic State University
Wilson Center Project(s):
The Politics of Employment in Yeltsin’s Russia

Project Summary

study of the ways the reform trajectory in Russia has been affected by the neglect of the historic goal of full employment; forces which brought pressure to bear on the leadership with respect to the radical transformation of the economy; effects to employment policy from the tremendous institutional changes in social welfare since August 1991