The development of Russian energy exports is not driven by geopolitical considerations, as many believe; instead they correspond to companies' strategies of profit-maximization. This pattern of "the flag following the trade" can be observed in each of the three energy sectors--electrical power, oil, and gas--and across all regions where Russian firms play a key role.
A Carnegie Proliferation Roundtable
Rose Gottemoeller and Sasha Pikayev address US-Russian relations at the Press Development Institute, in Moscow on July 19, 2001.
Roundtable on democracy promotion at the Carnegie Endowment
Roundtable Meeting at the Carnegie Endowment
<a href="http://www.ceip.org/files/projects/npp/resources/nppconf2001.htm">Carnegie International Non-Proliferation Conference 2001</a><br><br> Listen to Opening Remarks of Jessica Mathews, president of Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
Presentation by Mr. Anatoly Chubais, the Chief Executive Officer of United Energy Systems (UES) and co-chairman of the Union of the Rightist Forces (SPS).
Discussion on the Israel-Palestinian conflict often focuses more on the politics of the conflict than on the terrible human cost. The Carnegie Endowment hosted a Werner Kaspar and Kathleen Newland to discuss the humanitarian consequences of the current Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Presentations by Vann van Diepen and Richard Speier
Members of Russia's "2015" Club discussed how they are working to transform Russia into a modern and effective player in the global marketplace.