I was asked by Gilbert F. Rozman to debate (using Asan Forum on-line articles) with Alexander Lukin whether Russia has a viable strategy to become an independent pole in Eurasia.

My contribution — The Negative Scenario – is here

 

Alexander Lukin’s contribution – The Positive Scenario – is here

Jeff Schubert
Visiting Professor, School of Asian Studies within the Higher School of Economics National Research University, Moscow, where I teach the entire Master’s Degree module: “Russia’s Asian Foreign Policy” (covering Russian relations with all Asian countries). ALSO, Professor of International Business, Baikal School of BRICS, Irkutsk National Research Technical University (teach mainly Chinese students, with a particular emphasis on the technology sector)