5.12.2014 The Regional Dimension of Russian Politics: Comparative Perspectives

Aleksanteri Institute and Academy of Finland's Centre of Excellence in Russian Studies – Choices of Russian Modernisation will organize a seminar titled "The Regional Dimension of Russian Politics: Comparative Perspectives".

Time: Friday, 5 December 2014 at 9:45 – 12:00
Place: Aleksanteri Institute Meeting Room, Unioninkatu 33, 2nd floor

The seminar is open to all interested, but since there is a limited amount of seats reserved for the audience, we kindly ask you to register by 2 December 2014 via the electronic form.

Welcome!

For more information, please contact Vladimir Gelman.

Programme

9:45 Coffee
10:00 Opening: Vladimir Gelman (Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki)
10:05 Anastassia Obydenkova (University of Pompea Fabra, Barcelona): "Understanding the Survival of post-Communist Corruption in Contemporary Russia: the Influence of Historical Legacies"
10:45 Andrey Starodubtsev (Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki): "Who, How, When and How Much? Factors of Regional Policy Implementation in Russia"
11:30-12:00 Discussion

Chair: Vladimir Gelman (Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki)