The author argues that international political economy (IPE), however prominent in the West, has not been established in Russia as an academic discipline. In the Russian policy community, the main debate is between liberal institutionalists, who advocate the country’s integration into the global economy, and the so-called dirigists, who promote relative economic autonomy. These two schools, however, only now begin to find their way in academia. Three main problems impede IPE development in Russia—the excessive separation of political science from economics, the deficit of theoretical generalization, and the weakness of educational curricula.
Research Article| March 01 2004
The study of international political economy in Russia
Stanislav L. Tkachenko
Stanislav L. Tkachenko *
Saint Petersburg State University, St Petersburg, Russia
* Universitetskaya naberezhnay, 7-9, 199034 St Petersburg, Russia. Tel.: +7-812-323-1168; fax: +7-812-328-1346. E-mail address:email@example.com (S.L. Tkachenko).
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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2004) 37 (1): 111–120.
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Stanislav L. Tkachenko; The study of international political economy in Russia. Communist and Post-Communist Studies 1 March 2004; 37 (1): 111–120. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.postcomstud.2003.12.003
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