Posts by Scott Gehlbach

Scott Gehlbach 10-31-2016
Республиканец помогает авторитарным режимам убедить своих граждан, что даже американская система коррумпированная и мошенническая. Дональд Трамп хвалил "лидерство" Владимира Путина. Он предполагал, что, став во главе США, признает российскую аннексию украинского полуострова Крым. Кроме того, кандидат-республиканец сомневался в выводах американской разведки, которая заявила о наличии доказательств, что именно Россия стоит за хакерской атакой на сеть...
Scott Gehlbach 10-27-2016
(WP) (Co-authored with K. Sonin) Donald Trump has praised Russian President Vladimir Putin’s leadership, suggested that he would recognize Putin’s seizure of Crimea from Ukraine, and questioned the U.S. intelligence community’s assessment that Russia hacked the computers of the Democratic National Committee. Such statements break sharply from U.S. policy and Republican practice. But Trump helps Putin most by depicting the U.S. electoral system as “rigged...
Scott Gehlbach 03-19-2014
(Co-authored by Scott Gehlbach, Roger Myerson, and Tymofiy Mylovanov) (The New York Times) However the current crisis over Crimea finally ends, Ukraine will still be left with a crisis of its own politics — a crisis that Russia seized as a pretext to annex Crimea, and that would invite further intervention in Ukraine unless it is immediately addressed. The origins of the current emergency, in fact, lie in a failure of Ukraine’s political institutions to...

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Professor, Department of Political Science and Harris School of Public Policy
University of Chicago