Regime Stability in Russia

Vladimir Putin has ruled Russia for 24 years. What makes Putin’s regime so stable? Why do citizens and elites continue to support his rule? What are the effects of the war in Ukraine on the stability of his regime and what are the prospects for the future? This talk considers these questions drawing on Professor Reuter’s recent research in Russia as well as comparative studies of autocracies around the world.


John Reuter

John Reuter is an associate professor of political science at UW-Milwaukee and a Senior Researcher at the Center for the Study of Institutions and Development at the Higher School of Economics in Moscow. His research is on politics under autocracy, ... read more

Date: Wed, Mar 6, 2024

Delivery Method: In-person With Livestream

Time: 10-11:15am CT

Location: UWM Hefter Conference Center or view on Zoom

Instructor: John Reuter

Fee: $10

Program Number: SPRI:334

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