Dmitry Babich – Political Analyst
Sam Greene – Professor, New Economic School
On March, 4th Russia will vote for a new president. Whoever is elected will have to face a number of social issues – like low wages and pension income, underfunded healthcare and education, hosing etc. these topics have always been pretty disturbing, and the voters expect them to be of top-priority for the new president.
This Week Prime Minister and presidential hopeful Vladimir Putin published another in the series of articles, expressing his view on the problems Russia is facing, and making some proposals. We discuss them with political analysts Dmitry Babich and Sam Greene.