In this article I examine the problem of institutionalization of political parties in the Russian regions and trace the development of the party system with a period of rapid fragmentation and volatility under Yeltsin to the current monopoly of power that occurred under Vladimir Putin and Dmitry Medvedev. In particular, I am interested in party representation in regional assemblies
|Translated title of the contribution
|Party in the Russian regions: an endangered species?
|Neprikosnovennyi Zapas: Debaty o Politike i Kul’ture
|Published - 2012