Russia's semi-democratic system and fuel-driven state capitalism gradually recovered from the financial crisis. The Putin-Medvedev diarchy functioned reasonably well, although the two have not worked out a plan for political succession in 2012. On external relations, Russia improved ties with the U.S., and Kyrgyzstan's April revolution appeared a blessing.
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Research Article| February 01 2011
Russia and the CIS in 2010: Post-Crisis Tests
Yu-Shan Wu is Distinguished Research Fellow in the Institute of Political Science, Academia Sinica, and Professor in the Department of Political Science, National Taiwan University, in Taipei. Email: <email@example.com>.
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Asian Survey (2011) 51 (1): 64–75.
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Yu-Shan Wu; Russia and the CIS in 2010: Post-Crisis Tests. Asian Survey 1 February 2011; 51 (1): 64–75. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2011.51.1.64
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