Transcript - Alexander Lebedev, Mark Galeotti and Vladimir Ashurkov

Project: Russia and Eurasia Programme

Chatham House

This is a transcript of an event held on 20 June 2012 at Chatham House.

A panel including Alexander Lebedev, the Non-Executive Director of the Independent and Evening Standard, discussed corruption in Russia, and explored whether Russia can return to the strong economic growth it enjoyed between 1998 and 2008 without tackling corruption and the weak rule of law.

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