The Anatomy of Regional Loyalty

Stanislav Shkel, Andrey Scherbak, and Tatiana Tkacheva reflect on why Russian ethnic minority regions show staunch support for an ethnic Russian president

(Un)necessary elections

Stanislav Shkel on the role of elections in shaping democratic values (on the example of the Perm Krai)

Kazakhstan is Ahead of Russia

Stanislav Shkel on why Putin will not copy Nazarbayev’s succession model