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    Russia's Failure to Reform

    Aug 30, 1999 Jeffrey D. Sachs

    To commemorate its founding 25 years ago, PS will be republishing over the coming months a selection of commentaries written since 1994.

    In the following commentary from 1999, Jeffrey Sachs argues that only new, honest, and democratic leadership in #Russia, combined with a real Western commitment to help, could hope to correct the country’s perilous political and economic situation.

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Russia's Failure to Reform

Aug 30, 1999 Jeffrey D. Sachs

To commemorate its founding 25 years ago, PS will be republishing over the coming months a selection of commentaries written since 1994.

In the following commentary from 1999, Jeffrey Sachs argues that only new, honest, and democratic leadership in #Russia, combined with a real Western commitment to help, could hope to correct the country’s perilous political and economic situation.

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