Putin is in international disgrace - the west must make him feel it
Any financial loss to Britain mustn’t obscure the aim of sanctions on Russia
By Robert Macquarie - 04 August 13:19

The cost of recent economic sanctions will be felt in the west, but it’s a cost we can – and should – withstand. 

The Gezi Park protests drew millions on to the streets of Turkey's cities. Photo: Getty
Rise (and fall) of “the rest”: what China, India, Brazil and Turkey tell us about the world today
By Ian Bremmer - 04 July 11:15

Given that developing countries face vastly different challenges with vastly different capacities to respond, we must stop thinking of them as members of a single club.

The last thing we need is oligarchs’ money flooding into Britain
By Felix Martin - 29 May 10:00

Felix Martin explores the question of Russian capital flight to London.

Russia: an overview
By New Statesman - 08 March 15:27


Russia: gross domestic product
By New Statesman - 01 March 15:18

Russia: unemployment
By New Statesman - 01 March 15:14

Russia: inflation
By New Statesman - 01 March 15:11

Russia: oil production (barrels)
By New Statesman - 01 March 15:08

Russia: energy imports
By New Statesman - 01 March 14:58