1. Give Diplomacy a Chance in Ukraine

    Nov 26, 2014 … Russia and the West locked in a diplomatic stalemate and sanctions war which benefits no one. The ... requiring substantial reform and retraining. Lethal aid to Ukraine will antagonize Russia while doing ... the G20 summit in Australia, though leaders employed harsh rhetoric towards Russia. Nor does Ukraine ...

    http://www.cato.org/blog/ukr…itical-solution

  2. Bury Lenin’s Body and the Rest of Communism: In Red Square He Lies in State, Mocking Humanity

    Nov 24, 2014 … Germany’s secret weapon against Russia; in 1917 Berlin allowed him to travel in a sealed train from his ... moderate Provisional Government, which had ousted the Czar, bled away. At the behest of Russia’s Entente ... information about their arrested loved ones.” This is what Lenin’s Russia became. Lenin had his first stroke ...

    http://www.cato.org/publications/commentary/bury-lenins-bo…ocking-humanity

  3. Russia Should Bury Lenin’s Body and the Rest of Communism

    Nov 24, 2014 … determination. So feared was he by his enemies that he became Germany’s secret weapon against Russia, sent back ... to Russia to spread the bacillus of radical revolution. Lenin pushed the Bolsheviks toward power as ... non-Communist Russia, also proposed to bury Lenin. But Yeltsin’s health faltered and political strength ...

    http://www.cato.org/blog/russia-sho…-rest-communism

  4. More Bang for the Buck: A Surprisingly Cost-Effective Way to Boost Growth

    Nov 24, 2014 … Russia, sharply depreciated their currency in the wake of the East Asian crisis of 1997 – 98. In addition, ...

    http://www.cato.org/publications/cato-online-forum/more…ay-boost-growth

  5. Bring China and Its Neighbors under the INF Missile Treaty

    Nov 24, 2014 … Doug Bandow As U.S. relations with Russia go from bad to worse, even old agreements seem at risk.  ... with such a capability, while Russia faces China, India, Iran, North Korea, and Pakistan. Moscow ... relations between Moscow and Washington obviously are strained, the U.S. should approach Russia about ...

    http://www.cato.org/blog/bring-china-…-missile-treaty

  6. America’s Dangerous Double Standard on Air and Sea “Provocations”

    Nov 24, 2014 … the case, given the deterioration of relations between Russia and the NATO states in response to the ... installations. And Russia has every legal right to operate military ships and planes in areas close to the ...

    http://www.cato.org/publications/commentary/ameri…ea-provocations

  7. Currency Wars, the Ruble and Keynes

    Nov 21, 2014 … same time span. The list could go on, but let’s focus on Russia and the travails of the ruble. The ... imposed against Russia have clearly contributed to ruble weakness, they have massively strengthened ... President Vladimir Putin’s hand. Thanks to the sanctions imposed against Russia, President Putin’s support ...

    http://www.cato.org/publications/co…rs-ruble-keynes

  8. Bring China and Its Neighbors Under the INF Missile Treaty

    Nov 21, 2014 … As U.S. relations with Russia go from bad to worse, even old agreements seem at risk. Such as the ... recently charged Moscow with violating the treaty. Russia disputes the claim and responded with accusations ... striking Russia. Even more important, the U.S. has no potentially hostile neighbors with such a capability. In ...

    http://www.cato.org/publications/commentary/bri…-missile-treaty

  9. An Awkward Celebration in the Heart of Europe

    Nov 20, 2014 … most pronounced in Hungary. Its Prime Minister, Viktor Orban, cited Turkey and Russia as examples of ... towards Russia. The Prime Minister of Slovakia, Robert Fico, counts among the most vocal critics of EU’s ... Rhodos by Vladimir Yakunin, the chairman of Russia’s State Railways. And Mr Orban’s government in Hungary ...

    http://www.cato.org/publications/comme…on-heart-europe

  10. Forgetting How to Grow

    Nov 18, 2014 … not from China or Russia or, if it must be said, terrorists in the hinterlands. America is the only ...

    http://www.cato.org/publications/ca…etting-how-grow

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