Russia and Ukraine with Anders Aslund


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2019 Council of American Ambassadors Spring Conference in Washington, DC

At the Council of American Ambassadors' Spring Conference, Contentious Neighbors, Dr. Anders Aslund detailed financial corruption under President Putin and tensions in Ukraine. Dr. Aslund is a resident senior fellow in the Eurasia Center at the Atlantic Council and teaches at Georgetown University. He is a leading specialist on economic policy in Russia Ukraine and East Europe. His latest book, Russia's Crony Capitalism: The Path from Market Economy to Kleptocracy, was released on the day of the conference.