Kathryn Stoner

Kathryn Stoner is Mosbacher Director and senior fellow at the Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law, professor of political science (by courtesy), and senior fellow at the Hoover Institution (by courtesy), all at Stanford University. Her most recent book is Russia Resurrected: Its Power and Purpose in a New Global Order (2021).

Articles by Kathryn Stoner:

January 2006, Volume 17, Issue 1

Russia: Authoritarianism Without Authority

Vladimir Putin has pulled the plug on democracy in Russia in an effort to strengthen the authority of the central state. But a look at Russian federal relations shows that the state is growing weaker rather than stronger.