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Title of the article Russia’s Position and Role in the Post-Soviet Space
Pages 49-66
Author Valery Anatolyevich Tsvetkov
Corresponding Member of RAS, Doctor of Economics, Professor, Deputy Director
Market Economy Institute RAS
47 Nakhimovsky Prospect, Moscow, Russia, 117418
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Abstract The potential cooperation among CIS countries in the political and economic spheres is analyzed. The relationship between Russia and the CIS states located in the European, Trans- Caucasian and Central-Asian regions is shown. It is noted that the post-Soviet space for Russia is an area of vital interest, and the interaction therein should be an absolute foreign policy priority. For the Western economies the post-Soviet space is a ground for the game against Russia
Code 339.92
DOI 10.14530/se.2011.1.049-066
Keywords Post-Soviet space ♦ common economic space ♦ geopolitics ♦ globalization ♦ integration ♦ CIS
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For citation Tsvetkov V. A. Russia’s Position and Role in the Post-Soviet Space. Prostranstvennaya Ekonomika = Spatial Economics, 2011, no. 1, pp. 49-66. DOI: 10.14530/se.2011.1.049-066. (In Russian).
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