Essays about: "Russia foreign policy"

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  1. 1. The Disguised Variable - The Influence of Russian Elite Clans on Russian Foreign Policy

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Domininkas Deksnys; [2020]
    Keywords : Russia; elite clans; Ukraine; NATO; neo-classical realism; neo-realism; Syria; Georgia; pragmatism; transimperialism; systematic process analysis; foreign policy;

    Abstract : This paper analyzes the influence of Russian elite clans on Russian foreign policy-making. The goal of this paper is to discover the missing link that connects the changes in the International System to the formation of Russian foreign policy, more specifically the Russo-Georgian War, the occupation of Crimea, and the intervention in Syria. READ MORE

  2. 2. Why Libya, but not Syria or Venezuela? : A case study regarding Russia's inconsistent reaction to The Responsibility to Protect doctrine

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Mikaela Gustafsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Responsibility to protect; R2P; Intervention; Libya; Syria; Venezuela; Russian foreign policy; International affairs; Foreign policy analysis; realist; liberal; constructivist;

    Abstract : By agreeing to The Responsibility to Protect doctrine (R2P) at the United Nations World Summit in 2005, and later adopting a resolution reaffirming the support, the Russian federation accepted a responsibility of the international community to protect populations of other states, if the state itself manifestly fails to protect its own populations. However, Russia has acted in an inconsistent way by exercising its commitment to the R2P principle occasionally. READ MORE

  3. 3. Stability and Change in Role Conceptions : The Case of Russia and the Annexation of Crimea

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ludwig Modin; [2020]
    Keywords : Role Conceptions; Role Change; Russia; Crimea; Roles; International Relations; Foreign Policy; Putin;

    Abstract : This paper addresses the question of whether Russia’s role conception changed after the annexation of Crimea. Research on role conceptions has a solid standing within foreign policy analysis, but information on role change and what it is that affects it has not been given the necessary attention. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Rise of Russian Soft Power : A media frame analysis of the Russia-based channel RT

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Alexander Hedlund Kancans; [2020]
    Keywords : Soft power; Russian-Ukrainian relations; Crimea; Russia Today RT ; Content analysis; Media frame analysis;

    Abstract : In the information age, media has come to be recognized as a credible mean and foreign policy tool to pursue soft power. Authoritarian states like Russia are competing in the realm of ideas through state-funded news outlets such as Russia Today (RT). READ MORE

  5. 5. In What Way Does the Russian GAAR Comply With EU ATAD and BEPS Rules?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Aleksei Shcherbakov; [2020]
    Keywords : Tax law; tax abuse; GAAR; ATAD; BEPS; CFC; EU law; Russian tax law; tax avoidance; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The issues of tackling aggressive tax planning are actual throughout the whole history of global market economy. Earlier this struggle was held by the states individually through imposing rules into their national legislation authorizing tax supervisory bodies to use new methods of control, establishing liability for tax evasion, and developing the approaches by judgements of the courts on relevant cases. READ MORE