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Is Putinism Sustainable?

International Relations roundtable

Date: Thursday 19 May 2016
Time: 2-4pm
Venue: Thai Theatre, New Academic Building
Speakers:  Dr Marie Mendras, Dr Chris Miller, Dr Bryn Rosenfeld
Discussant: Dr Ulrich Speck
Chair: Dr Tomila Lankina

Hosted by the LSE International Relations Department, this roundtable panel involves leading experts on Russian domestic and foreign policies including fellows from the Transatlantic Academy in Washington, DC.

Marie Mendras is a Professor at the Paris School of International Affairs at the Institut d'Etudes Politiques (Sciences Po), and researcher with the National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) in Paris.

Chris Miller is the Associate Director of the Brady-Johnson Program in Grand Strategy at Yale University and a Fellow at the Transatlantic Academy.

Bryn Rosenfeld is a Postdoctoral Prize Research Fellow at Nuffield College, University of Oxford, and holds a PhD from Princeton University.

Ulrich Speck is a Senior Fellow at the Transatlantic Academy. His work is focused on German and EU foreign policy, the EU’s relations with Eastern Europe and Russia, and transatlantic relations. 

Tomila Lankina is an Associate Professor in the LSE’s International Relations Department. She holds a DPhil (PhD) from the University of Oxford (Balliol and St. Antony’s Colleges), and she has been a research fellow at Stanford University and at the Woodrow Wilson International Centre for Scholars in Washington, DC. 

The Department of International Relations (@LSEIRDept) is now in its 88th year, making it one of the oldest and largest in the world.

Twitter Hashtag for this event: #LSEPutinism

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