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The Intellectual Vector: Where Russian Interventionism Is Imperative

... wish to spotlight a few thematic areas in which a Russian intellectual intervention is imperative and feasible. These are the Cold war and the clash of contending world orders in the 21st century, the phenomenon and problems of globalization and the Greater Eurasia concept/project. The Battle of (Big) Ideas While a vast number of books on the end and the history of the Cold War have been published in the West, with widely diverse perspectives; of the Cold War seen teleologically, from the standpoint ...


What has Eurasianism to do with the Eurasian Economic Union?

... northern Eurasia, i.e. the post-Soviet space. In this regard, it would be foolish not to take advantage of this unique advantage in the further construction of the Eurasian integration project. The key expression of this idea is the concept of a “Greater Eurasia” or “Greater Eurasian Partnership”, which implies the creation of a complex network of free trade zones, the integration of regional integration projects and the connection of continental transport corridors throughout the wider ...


A Win-Win Situation: EAEU Signs Free Trade Deals with Serbia and Iran

_ Yuri Kofner, research assistant, IIASA;  non-residential research fellow, Skolkovo Institute for Emerging Market Studies; editor-in-chief, analytical media "Eurasian Studies". First publication on: "Valdai" International Discussion Club. Munich, 29 October 2019.* On October 25 in Moscow, prime ministers of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) member states, Chairman of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Tigran Sargsyan and Prime Minister of Serbia Ana Brnabic signed a Free...


Remarks at the 12th Eurasian Economic Forum

... partner demonstrates in every way possible that your relations are not his priority any longer?”. In my view, there is only one answer to these questions, and it is fairly obvious. It is time to concentrate on implementing the concept of establishing a Greater Eurasia, the most natural and far-sighted today, combining the capacities of the two largest integration projects coexisting on our continent – the EAEU and the EU. It is worth noting that the EU is taking certain steps in this direction, promoting ...


Orders Within Orders: A New Paradigm for Greater Eurasia

An attempt to infuse the Greater Eurasia vision with additional content will not only help Moscow to engage with other major powers more on its own terms but also ensure that Russia can maximize its impact Andrey Kortunov: One More Time on Greater Europe and Greater Eurasia ...


Will Russia Return to Europe?

... European security order in particular and the ‘European project’ in general, without becoming a serious stakeholder in the project. This, in turn, predetermined the country’s turn toward Asia. Andrey Kortunov: One More Time on Greater Europe and Greater Eurasia The second explanation is a systems one. Over this same quarter-century, Russia has not succeeded in its search for an effective new model of socioeconomic development — all the while effectively exhausting the potential of its resource ...


One More Time on Greater Europe and Greater Eurasia

... peer dialogue alone or through EAEU, it has to join a more powerful coalition, which will have more leverage in dealing with Brussels. In other words, the concept of Greater Europe should become and is already becoming for Russia a part of a larger Greater Eurasia concept. The idea of Russia’s pivot to Asia has a long history; they tried to implement it in various periods of history and in several different formats. The results have been mixed; in sum, despite a number of success stories, Russia ...


EAEU: the honymoon's over. Time to work!

... among the most influential policy institutes in Russia and the Eurasian space. It is precisely they who form, in many respects, the agenda for the conjunction of the EAEU with the Silk Road Economic Belt. This idea, as well as the very concept of a “Greater Eurasian Partnership” were the first developed by the CCEIS and Dr. Karaganov. The OECD-HSE Center works with the Government of Russia and we are currently conducting a study for the Russian government about Russia’s Chairmanship in the ...


Moldova received EAEU observer status. What next?

... non-accession to NATO.In the end, along with all the above mentioned points, it is always worth emphasizing our ultimate goal:  EU – EAEU integration and the creation of a common economic space “from Lisbon to Vladivostok” within the framework of a Greater Eurasian Partnership. The establishment of a tripartite EU – Moldova – EAEU negotiation platform might help to achieve this goal.  Its tasks would be to find common and mutually acceptable approaches to such issues as technical regulations,...


Reflecting on Greater Eurasia and Its Role in the World

It does not matter to the rest of the world if Russia has unrealistic dreams about Greater Eurasia and its place in it. It is Russia who will suffer from them While Russia generally has good bilateral relations with its Asian neighbors, some of Russia’s ideas for future developments are based on fantasy. The most unreal idea is ...


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