Regional Exchange Scholar, Kennan Institute. Director, Ukrainian Centre for Peace, Conversion and Conflict Resolution Studies. "Social Mobility and Formation of Elites in Democratic Society." April 1, 1996 - June 30, 1996. Project Description: This project covers the problems of formation of new political elites in Ukraine, their classification, and foreign policy orientations. Stresses the formation and the stratification of the military-industrial elite in Ukraine and its foreign policy orientations. Shows the paradoxes of elite formation caused by its colonial and Soviet legacy.