Policy Memos by Andrei Semenov

Andrei Semenov 07-20-2020

(PONARS Eurasia Policy Memo) As the COVID-19 pandemic struck Russia in late March 2020 and state responses looked weak and indecisive, civil society did not hesitate to step in. For example, almost 200 million...

Andrei Semenov 06-15-2020

(PONARS Eurasia Policy Memo) Authoritarian regimes frequently employ strategic coercion and repression to prevent or halt...

Andrei Semenov 03-20-2020

(PONARS Eurasia Policy Memo) Among the distinctive features of Vladimir Putin’s 20 years in power, the resurgence of the state...

About the author

Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science
Perm State University