Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Crimea Econ Shock

If History Is a Guide, Crimea’s Enthusiasm Might Wane - NYTimes.com:

...Aleksei A. Malashenko, an analyst at the Carnegie Moscow Center, said Russian officials “will be shocked” with the challenges they face when trying to manage Crimea — reviving its economy, distributing money and influence among its ethnic groups, and trying to control the corruption that accompanies all big Russian projects. And, judging from precedent, the public’s euphoria will fade, he said...

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