Russia

Previously classified documents from the U.K. Foreign Office revealed that David Floyd, a former Daily Telegraph reporter and British diplomat, acted as a Soviet agent. Jonathan Haslam, George F. Kennan Professor in the School of Historical Studies, discusses why the British government kept his dealings...
Kristen Ghodsee , former Member in the School of Social Science and President of the Association of Members of the Institute for Advanced Study, writes in the New York Times about how women under communism enjoyed more sexual pleasure because they championed sexual equality...
Jonathan Haslam , George F. Kennan Professor in the School of Historical Studies, launched a blog, www.throughrussianeyes.com , in June 2017 to capture aspects of Russian affairs that are not covered in the mainstream media. The blog examines the Russian-language daily press...
Some forms of obfuscation generate genuine but misleading signals —much as you would protect the contents of one vehicle by sending it out accompanied by several other identical vehicles, or defend a particular plane by filling the sky with other planes—whereas other forms shuffle genuine...
Bill Browder , Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Hermitage Capital Management, will give a public lecture, “Lawless Economy? Putin’s Russia and the Imperfect Market,” on Friday, December 2, which will take place at 5:30 p.m. in Wolfensohn Hall on the Institute...
Vladimir Putin
Jonathan Haslam , George F. Kennan Professor in the School of Historical Studies, explores the unpredictable nature of international relations between Russia and the United States. Read more http://ow.ly/9d0R302ES4z .