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Putin’s Russia Political Economy
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Putin’s Russia After winning the 2000 presidential election, Putin Putin describes his controlled rule as Attacks power of the Weakens independence of the chief executives Undermines allow him to pursue his objectives more or less unchallenged. Today: great degree
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Putin’s Russia (cont.) Foreign policy: Restore Russia In particular: secure Russian Economic policy: High, sustained growth through Strategic use of Simultaneously: direct state ownership and control of Political realm: Preserve framework of democratic institutions
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Putin’s Russia (cont.) Putin’s domination of all Putin molds the “Managed / Integrate Russia into international For Putin, a strong state is one with an unbroken Accountability runs to the center, rather than
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Putin’s Russia (cont.) Perhaps Putin believes that Russia will eventually be For now: appears to believe that the capacity and sovereignty of the state But: Putin has been more successful at undercutting checks and balances on central power
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Russia: Economic Transition Collapse of Soviet Traditionally strong Opening up for Russian
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This note was uploaded on 11/03/2009 for the course POLI SCI 104 taught by Professor Professor during the Spring '05 term at University of Wisconsin.

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