International Security & Foreign Policy

Failing State: Planning for Russia’s Rupture

Grant Year: 2020


Janusz Bugajski will research and write a monograph assessing how increased domestic turmoil inside Russia could affect the integrity of the state, its relations with Europe, and American interests. He will interview Russia experts in the United States and Europe; conduct field research in Poland, Belarus, and Ukraine; and analyze scenarios of Russian state collapse.

The Jamestown Foundation International Security & Foreign Policy

$49,000