Putin and the Oligarch: State and Big Business in Russia
Richard Sakwa, Professor of Russian and European Politics and Head, School of Politics and International Relations, University of Kent; Associate Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House
This event will mark the launch of Richard Sakwa's book Putin and the Oligarch: The Khodorkovsky-Yukos Affair (I.B. Tauris, 2014). The author will discuss the relationship between the state and big business in Russia, and the political and economic consequences of Mikhail Khodorkovsky's trial.
Attendance at this event is by invitation only.