Category Archives: rankings

What’s Wrong with Russia? – Intro

A lot of ink is spilled over this question in Western – especially American and British – media outlets and think tanks.  The meme is so pervasive that it is nearly impossible to discuss Russia without at least one reference … Continue reading

Posted in Business and Economy, Cold War, crisis, democracy, Economic development, economics, elections, foreign investment, media, oil, rankings, reform, rule of law, russia, Russian economy | 3 Comments

Format Changes & Russia News Roundup

Even if I were independently wealthy, and could blog all day long, it would still be difficult to keep up with all the relevant news coming out of Russia. But working full-time makes it that much more challenging. So unfortunately … Continue reading

Posted in ballistic missile defense, news roundup, rankings, siloviki