Russia

Men yelling in protest.
Behind the car bombs, drone attacks, and uprisings around the world lies a very old and common problem: how to curb the fear people experience when another social group threatens their future. In recent research, economist Saumitra Jha has found examples where political reforms that leverage...
STANFORD GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS—In a band 1,000 kilometers above Earth, a growing collection of mechanical debris is accumulating. Old rocket boosters, retired satellites, and even pieces of an intentionally exploded Chinese satellite threaten to destroy millions of dollars worth of orbiting...
STANFORD GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS —In the world of investing, few can boast a personal saga as colorful and dramatic as Bill Browder's. The famed fund manager went from being "the largest portfolio investor in Russia" to "one of the biggest enemies of the state," Browder recently told a group...