New Societies, Old Elites: Developments in Russia, Eastern Europe and the South Caucasus
Since gaining their independence in 1991, the post-Soviet countries of Russia, Eastern Europe and the South Caucasus have followed increasingly diverse development trajectories. While the countries' ambitions on the international scene differ, they have faced similar economic and political challenges in dealing with their post-Soviet legacy. This event will assess the developments in the countries' elite structures, civil society, economy and the activities of external actors in the region.
Attendance is by invitation only.