Neil Robinson


 
researcher

Biography

Neil Robinson BA (CNAA), MA, PhD (Essex) is Professor of Comparative Politics at the University of Limerick. Prior to his appointment at Limerick he taught at the universities of York and Essex. His research interests focus on Russian and post-communist politics, particularly the political economy of post-communism and post-communist state building. He is the author of Ideology and the collapse of the Soviet system. A critical history of Soviet ideological discourse,( Aldershot and Brookfield, VT: Edward Elgar, 1995), and Russia: a state of uncertainty, (London and New York: Routledge, 2002), Contemporary Russian Politics (Cambridge: Polity, 2018), and co-author (with Karen Henderson) of Post-communist politics, (London: Prentice Hall, 1997). He is the editor or co-editor of Institutions and political change in Russia, (Basingstoke: Macmillan, 2000),Reforging the weakest link: global political economy and post-Soviet change in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus, (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2004), (with Aidan Hehir) State-building. Theory and practice, (London and New York: Routledge, 2007), and (with Todd Landman), The Sage handbook of comparative politics, (London: Sage, 2009), and The political economy of Russia, (Rowman & Littlefield, 2012). He is the author of several book chapters and journal articles in, among other places, Soviet StudiesEuropean Journal of Political ResearchPolitical StudiesThe Journal of Communist Studies and Transitional PoliticsCommunist and Post-Communist StudiesDemokratizatsiya, Review of International Political Economy, International Political Science Review .

Research Interests

Russian politics; post-communist politics; political economy of Russia, especially the influence of international economy on Russia; state and institution buidling in Russia;

Books

  Year Publication
2018 Contemporary Russian Politics.
Robinson, Neil (2018) Contemporary Russian Politics. Cambridge: Polity. [Details]
2003 Russia: A state of uncertainty.
Robinson N. (2003) Russia: A state of uncertainty. [DOI] [Details]
1997 Post-Communist Politics.
Hendrson, K; Robinson, N (1997) Post-Communist Politics. London: Prentice Hall. [Details]
1995 Ideology and the Collapse of the Soviet System. A critical history of Soviet ideological discourse.
Robinson, N (1995) Ideology and the Collapse of the Soviet System. A critical history of Soviet ideological discourse. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
2013 'Russian patrimonial capitalism and the international financial crisis'
Robinson, Neil (2013) 'Russian patrimonial capitalism and the international financial crisis' In: The International Economic Crisis and the Post-Soviet States. London: Routledge. [Details]
2008 'Why not more conflict in the former USSR?: Russia and Central Asia as a zone of relative peace'
Robinson N. (2008) 'Why not more conflict in the former USSR?: Russia and Central Asia as a zone of relative peace' In: Conflict in the Former USSR. [DOI] [Details]
2007 'State-building and international politics: The emergence of a 'new' problem and agenda'
Robinson N. (2007) 'State-building and international politics: The emergence of a 'new' problem and agenda' In: State-Building: Theory and Practice. [DOI] [Details]
2007 'The `normalization¿ of Russian Politics and Europe'
Robinson N. (2007) 'The `normalization¿ of Russian Politics and Europe' In: Russia and Europe in the Twenty-First Century: An Uneasy Partnership. [DOI] [Details]
2002 'Russian presidents and state power: elections, institutional power and reform in Russia under Yeltsin and Putin'
Robinson, N (2002) 'Russian presidents and state power: elections, institutional power and reform in Russia under Yeltsin and Putin' In: Russia in transition. [Details]
2001 'Bureaucracy'
Robinson, N (2001) 'Bureaucracy' In: Encyclopaedia of democratic theory. [Details]
2001 'Russian policy towards the conflict in Yugoslavia, 1991-1996'
Robinson, N (2001) 'Russian policy towards the conflict in Yugoslavia, 1991-1996' In: Inter-Balkan Relations at the End of the Twentieth Century. [Details]
1994 'Have model will travel: Russian and Western reform agendas'
Robinson, N (1994) 'Have model will travel: Russian and Western reform agendas' In: Contemporary Political Studies 1994. [Details]
2004 'A fickle benefactor: Russia and the global economy as a resource for change'
Robinson, N (2004) 'A fickle benefactor: Russia and the global economy as a resource for change' In: Reforging the weakest link: global political economy and post-Soviet change in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus. [Details]
2004 'Global economy and post-Soviet change'
Robinson, N (2004) 'Global economy and post-Soviet change' In: Reforging the weakest link: global political economy and post-Soviet change in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus. [Details]
2000 'Institutions and change in Russian politics'
Robinson, N (2000) 'Institutions and change in Russian politics' In: Institutions and political change in Russia. [Details]
1998 'Classifying Russia's party system. The problem of relevance in a time of uncertainty'
Robinson, N (1998) 'Classifying Russia's party system. The problem of relevance in a time of uncertainty' In: Party politics in postcommunist Russia. [Details]
1993 'Parliamentary politics under Gorbachev: opposition and the failure of socialist pluralism'
Robinson, N (1993) 'Parliamentary politics under Gorbachev: opposition and the failure of socialist pluralism' In: The Soviet transition: from Gorbachev to Yeltsin. [Details]
1993 'L'opposizione e il fallimento del pluralismo socialista'
Robinson, N (1993) 'L'opposizione e il fallimento del pluralismo socialista' In: Riformismo o comunismo: il caso dell'URSS. [Details]
2013 'Natural states and the development of democracy’'
Robinson, N. (2013) 'Natural states and the development of democracy’' In: Evolution. Development within big history, evolutionary and world-system paradigms. Volgograd: Uchitel. [Details]
2012 'Conclusion: the political dysfunctions of Russian capitalism'
Neil Robinson (2012) 'Conclusion: the political dysfunctions of Russian capitalism' In: The political economy of Russia. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. [Details]
2012 'The contexts of Russia's political economy: Soviet legacies and post-Soviet policies'
Neil Robinson (2012) 'The contexts of Russia's political economy: Soviet legacies and post-Soviet policies' In: The Political Economy of Russia. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. [Details]
2012 'Introduction: the political problems of Russian capitalism'
Neil Robinson (2012) 'Introduction: the political problems of Russian capitalism' In: The Political Economy of Russia. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. [Details]
2012 'The edges of Europe: conflict and resistance in the eastern marches and the problematic nature of a “wider Europe”'
Robinson, N (2012) 'The edges of Europe: conflict and resistance in the eastern marches and the problematic nature of a “wider Europe”' In: New Regionalism and the Left in Europe. Manchester: Manchester University Press. [Details]
2012 '‘Why not more conflict in the former USSR? Russia and Central Asia as a zone of relative peace?'
Robinson, N (2012) '‘Why not more conflict in the former USSR? Russia and Central Asia as a zone of relative peace?' In: Conflicts in the Former USSR. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
2010 'Russia: trends in human rights'
Robinson, N. (2010) 'Russia: trends in human rights' In: Encyclopedia of Human Rights. New York: Oxford University Press. [Details]
2010 'The Soviet Gulag'
Robinson, N (2010) 'The Soviet Gulag' In: Encyclopedia of Human Rights. New York: Oxford University Press. [Details]
2009 'Introduction'
Landman, T; Robinson, N (2009) 'Introduction' In: The Sage handbook of comparative politics. London: Sage. [Details]
2008 'Russia: limiting the impact of crisis in a post-communist transitional economy'
Robinson, N (2008) 'Russia: limiting the impact of crisis in a post-communist transitional economy' In: Power and politics after financial crises: rethinking foreign opportunism in emerging markets. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. [Details]
2007 'The 'normalization' of Russian politics and Europe'
Robinson, N (2007) 'The 'normalization' of Russian politics and Europe' In: Russia and Europe: Building partnership?. London: Anthem Press. [Details]
2007 'State building and international politics: the emergence of a 'new' problem and agenda'
Robinson, N (2007) 'State building and international politics: the emergence of a 'new' problem and agenda' In: State-building. Theory and practice. London: Routledge. [Details]
2007 'State-building and international politics The emergence of a 'new' problem and agenda'
Robinson, N (2007) 'State-building and international politics The emergence of a 'new' problem and agenda' In: State-building. Theory and practice. London: Routledge. [Details]
2005 'Social power and post-Soviet economic transformation'
Robinson, N (2005) 'Social power and post-Soviet economic transformation' In: Political culture and civil society in the Black Sea region. [Details]
2004 'The global economy, reform and crisis in Russia'
Robinson, N (2004) 'The global economy, reform and crisis in Russia' In: The political economy of financial crises. Volume 2. [Details]
2004 'The post-Soviet space'
Robinson, N (2004) 'The post-Soviet space' In: The regional politics of development. [Details]
2004 'Path dependency, global economy and post-communist change'
Robinson, N (2004) 'Path dependency, global economy and post-communist change' In: Reforging the weakest link: global political economy and post-Soviet change in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus. [Details]
2000 'The presidency: the politics of institutional chaos'
Robinson, N (2000) 'The presidency: the politics of institutional chaos' In: Institutions and political change in Russia. [Details]
1999 'Marxism, communism and post-communism'
Robinson, N (1999) 'Marxism, communism and post-communism' In: Marxism and social science. [Details]
1999 'The Commonwealth of Independent States as an international institution'
Robinson, N (1999) 'The Commonwealth of Independent States as an international institution' In: The CIS handbook. [Details]
1998 'Corporate interests and the politics of transition in Russia, 1991-1994'
Robinson, N (1998) 'Corporate interests and the politics of transition in Russia, 1991-1994' In: Privatization in Central and Eastern Europe. [Details]

Edited Books

  Year Publication
2012 The political economy of Russia
Neil Robinson (Ed.). (2012) The political economy of Russia Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. [Details]
2009 The sage handbook of comparative politics
Landman, T and Robinson, N (Ed.). (2009) The sage handbook of comparative politics London: Sage. [Details]
2007 State-builidng. Theory and practice
Aiden Hehir, Neil Robinson (Ed.). (2007) State-builidng. Theory and practice London and New York: Routledge. [Details]
2004 Reforging the weakest link. Global political economy and post-Soviet change in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus
Neil Robinson (Ed.). (2004) Reforging the weakest link. Global political economy and post-Soviet change in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus Aldershot: Ashgate. [Details]
2000 Institutions and political change in Russia
Neil Robinson (Ed.). (2000) Institutions and political change in Russia Basingstoke and New York: Macmillan/St Martin's Press. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2017 'Russian Neo-patrimonialism and Putin's Cultural Turn''
Robinson, N (2017) 'Russian Neo-patrimonialism and Putin's Cultural Turn''. Europe-Asia Studies, 69 :348-366 [DOI] [Details]
2017 'Populism and political development in hybrid regimes: Russia and the development of official populism'
Robinson, N,Milne, S (2017) 'Populism and political development in hybrid regimes: Russia and the development of official populism'. International Political Science Review, 38 :412-425 [DOI] [Details]
2012 'Why not more conflict in the former USSR? Russia and Central Asia as a zone of relative peace'
Robinson, N,Sussex, M (2012) 'Why not more conflict in the former USSR? Russia and Central Asia as a zone of relative peace'. Conflict In The Former Ussr, :118-145 [Details]
2012 'Institutional factors and Russian political parties: The changing needs of regime consolidation in a neo-patrimonial system'
Robinson N. (2012) 'Institutional factors and Russian political parties: The changing needs of regime consolidation in a neo-patrimonial system'. Journal Of Communist Studies And Transition Politics, 28 (3):298-309 [Details]
2011 'Russian patrimonial capitalism and the international financial crisis'
Robinson N. (2011) 'Russian patrimonial capitalism and the international financial crisis'. Journal Of Communist Studies And Transition Politics, 27 (3-4):434-455 [DOI] [Details]
2011 'Political barriers to economic development in Russia: Obstacles to modernization under Yeltsin and Putin'
Robinson N. (2011) 'Political barriers to economic development in Russia: Obstacles to modernization under Yeltsin and Putin'. International Journal of Development Issues, 10 (1):5-19 [DOI] [Details]
2011 'Russian patrimonial capitalism and the international financial'
Robinson, N. (2011) 'Russian patrimonial capitalism and the international financial'. J. Communist Studies And Transitional Politics, 27 (3-4):434-455 [Details]
2007 'Russia: Limiting the Impact of Crisis in a Post-Communist Transitional Economy'
Robinson, N,Robertson, J (2007) 'Russia: Limiting the Impact of Crisis in a Post-Communist Transitional Economy'. Power And Politics After Financial Crises: Rethinking Foreign Opportunism In Emerging Markets, :212-229 [Details]
2002 'Vlast' pobeditelei i fiskal'nii krizis: gosudarstvo i ekonomicheskie reformy v Rossii'
Robinson, N (2002) 'Vlast' pobeditelei i fiskal'nii krizis: gosudarstvo i ekonomicheskie reformy v Rossii'. NEPRIKOSNOVENNII ZAPAS, * (3):32-29 [Details]
2013 'Russia's Response to Crisis: The Paradox of Success'
Robinson, N (2013) 'Russia's Response to Crisis: The Paradox of Success'. Europe-Asia Studies, 65 :450-472 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'Economic and political hybridity: patrimonial capitalism in the post-Soviet sphere’'
Robinson, N. (2013) 'Economic and political hybridity: patrimonial capitalism in the post-Soviet sphere’'. Journal of Eurasian Studies, 4 (2):136-145 [DOI] [Details]
2012 'Institutional factors and Russian political parties: the changing needs of regime consolidation in a neo-patrimonial system'
Neil Robinson (2012) 'Institutional factors and Russian political parties: the changing needs of regime consolidation in a neo-patrimonial system'. East European Politics, 28 (3):298-309 [DOI] [Details]
2009 'August 1998 and the development of Russia's post-communist political economy'
Robinson, N (2009) 'August 1998 and the development of Russia's post-communist political economy'. REVIEW OF INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL ECONOMY, 16 (3):433-455 [DOI] [Details]
2008 '`Introduction' (to special section on Russia), New Political Economy'
Robinson, N (2008) '`Introduction' (to special section on Russia), New Political Economy'. NEW POLITICAL ECONOMY, 12 (2):173-176 [Details]
2007 'The political is personal: Corruption, clientelism, patronage, informal practices and the dynamics of post-communism'
Robinson, N (2007) 'The political is personal: Corruption, clientelism, patronage, informal practices and the dynamics of post-communism'. Europe-Asia Studies, 59 (7):1217-1224 [DOI] [Details]
2007 'So what changed? The 1998 financial crisis and Russia's economic and political development'
Robinson N. (2007) 'So what changed? The 1998 financial crisis and Russia's economic and political development'. Demokratizatsiya, 15 (2):245-259 [DOI] [Details]
2003 'The politics of partial democracy: stability and instability in Russian politics'
Robinson, N (2003) 'The politics of partial democracy: stability and instability in Russian politics'. POLITICAL STUDIES REVIEWS, * (*) [Details]
2001 'The myth of equilibrium: winner power, fiscal crisis and Russian economic reform'
Robinson, N (2001) 'The myth of equilibrium: winner power, fiscal crisis and Russian economic reform'. COMMUNIST AND POST-COMMUNIST STUDIES, 34 (4):423-446 [DOI] [Details]
2000 'The economy and prospects for anti-democratic development in Russia'
Robinson, N (2000) 'The economy and prospects for anti-democratic development in Russia'. EUROPE-ASIA STUDIES, 52 (8):1391-1416 [Details]
1999 'The global economy, reform and crisis in Russia'
Robinson, N (1999) 'The global economy, reform and crisis in Russia'. REVIEW OF INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL ECONOMY, 6 (4):531-564 [Details]
1998 'Classifying Russia's party system. The problem of relevance in a time of uncertainty'
Robinson, N (1998) 'Classifying Russia's party system. The problem of relevance in a time of uncertainty'. J. COMMUNIST STUDIES AND TRANSITIONAL POLITICS, 14 (1):159-177 [Details]
1995 'Soviet ideological discourse and perestroika'
Robinson, N (1995) 'Soviet ideological discourse and perestroika'. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF POLITICAL RESEARCH, 27 (2):161-179 [Details]
1995 'What was Soviet ideology? A comment on Joseph Schull and an alternative'
Robinson, N (1995) 'What was Soviet ideology? A comment on Joseph Schull and an alternative'. POLITICAL STUDIES, 43 (2):325-332 [Details]
1994 'From coup to coup to...? The post-communist experience in Russia, 1991-1993'
Robinson, N (1994) 'From coup to coup to...? The post-communist experience in Russia, 1991-1993'. COEXISTENCE, 31 (4):295-308 [Details]
1993 'Parliamentary politics under Gorbachev: opposition and the failure of socialist pluralism'
Robinson, N (1993) 'Parliamentary politics under Gorbachev: opposition and the failure of socialist pluralism'. J. COMMUNIST STUDIES, 9 (1):91-108 [Details]
1992 'Sign of the times: the last draft of the CPSU Programme and the crisis of party power, 1990-1991'
Robinson, N (1992) 'Sign of the times: the last draft of the CPSU Programme and the crisis of party power, 1990-1991'. SLOVO - J. OF CONTEMPORARY RUSSIAN & EAST EUROPEAN AFFA, 5 (1):32-42 [Details]
1992 'Gorbachev and the place of the party in Soviet reform, 1985-1991'
Robinson, N (1992) 'Gorbachev and the place of the party in Soviet reform, 1985-1991'. SOVIET STUDIES, 44 (3):423-223 [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
2019 What is new in new authoritarianism
Neil Robinson (2019) The limited potential of hybridity: neo-patrimonialism and Russia in comparative perspective’ What is new in new authoritarianism [Details]
2019 Putin 4.0: Domestic and Foreign Policy Dimensions
Neil Robinson (2019) Putin and the incompleteness of Putinism Putin 4.0: Domestic and Foreign Policy Dimensions University of Dundee, , 07-JUN-19 - 09-JUN-19 [Details]
2018 Fears of Europe: USSR, Russia and European Integration
Neil Robinson (2018) The politics of fear: how Russia’s rulers counter their rivals Fears of Europe: USSR, Russia and European Integration University of Genoa, , 30-MAY-18 - 31-MAY-18 [Details]
2018 Workshop on Political Economy of the Post-Soviet Space: Between Empires, Histories, and Uncertain Futures, EISA European Workshops in International Studies
Neil Robinson (2018) Regime Economy or State Economy: Russia’s Political Economy Problem Workshop on Political Economy of the Post-Soviet Space: Between Empires, Histories, and Uncertain Futures, EISA European Workshops in International Studies Gronigen, , 06-JUN-18 - 09-JUN-18 [Details]
2015 Workshop on Global Populism
Robinson, Neil (2015) Official populism in Putin’s Russia’ Workshop on Global Populism London, [Details]
2015 International Studies Association Annual Convention
Robinson, Neil (2015) Towards a new Russian neo-traditionalism? International Studies Association Annual Convention New Orleans, [Details]
2009 Political Studies Association annual conference
Neil Robinson and Maura Adshead (2009) Late development and state developmentalism ¿ never the twain? Towards a political economy of ¿post-Celtic tiger¿ Ireland Political Studies Association annual conference , 06-APR-09 - 09-APR-09 [Details]
2008 Irish Social Science Platform Conference, After the Celtic Tiger
Neil Robinson and Maura Adshead (2008) Towards a political economy of ¿post-Celtic tiger¿ Ireland Irish Social Science Platform Conference, After the Celtic Tiger , 11-SEP-08 - 12-SEP-08 [Details]
2008 Irish Social Sciences Platform Conference, After the Celtic Tiger
Adshead, M. and Robinson, N. (2008) Towards a political economy of 'post-celtic tiger' Ireland¿ . In: Paschal Houlihan eds. Irish Social Sciences Platform Conference, After the Celtic Tiger , 11-SEP-08 - 12-SEP-08 [Details]
2008 Centre Europ¿en de recherches internationales et strat¿giques
Neil Robinson (2008) State development in Central Asia Centre Europ¿en de recherches internationales et strat¿giques , 25-JAN-08 - 26-JAN-08 [Details]
2008 Centre Europ¿en de recherches internationales et strat¿giques
Neil Robinson (2008) Regional and international relations in Central Asia Centre Europ¿en de recherches internationales et strat¿giques , 25-JAN-08 - 26-JAN-08 [Details]
2007 Irish Association of Russian, Central and East European Studies annual conference
Robinson, N (2007) Resources and Russia¿s political development Irish Association of Russian, Central and East European Studies annual conference , 01-MAY-07 - 02-MAY-07 , pp.1-20 [Details]
2007 British Association of Slavonic and East European Studies annual conference
Robinson, N (2007) Putin¿s transitional political economy British Association of Slavonic and East European Studies annual conference , 30-MAR-07 - 04-APR-07 [Details]
2006 International Studies Association annual conference
Robinson, N. (2006) ¿After 1998: state and economy in Russia in a time of resource abundance¿ . In: * eds. International Studies Association annual conference , 21-MAR-06 - 25-MAR-06 , pp.*-* [Details]
2006 Globalisation and the Semi-Periphery
Robinson, N. (2006) A periphery of their own? Russia and the post-Soviet space¿ . In: * eds. Globalisation and the Semi-Periphery , 04-MAR-06 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2005 *
Robinson, N. (2005) Structure/agency, state/regime: Russia as a modal and outlier case in post-communist political studies¿ . In: * eds. * , 02-NOV-05 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2004 Fifth ECPR Standing Group on International Relations International Conference
Robinson, N (2004) ¿State capture in Russia: who can we blame?¿ . In: * eds. Fifth ECPR Standing Group on International Relations International Conference , 01-SEP-04 - 04-SEP-04 , pp.*-* [Details]
2004 The regional dynamics of Northeast Asia and Russia¿s globalization in the 21st century: cooperation, competition or conflict?
Robinson, N (2004) ¿Globalization and the evolution of the Russian state¿ . In: * eds. The regional dynamics of Northeast Asia and Russia¿s globalization in the 21st century: cooperation, competition or conflict? , 01-APR-04 - 05-APR-04 , pp.*-* [Details]
2003 International Studies Association/Central and East European International Studies Convention
N. Robinson. (2003) Path dependency, global economy and post-communist change: why is the former USSR so different? . In: * eds. International Studies Association/Central and East European International Studies Convention , 01-JUN-03 - 01-JUN-03 , pp.*-* [Details]
2002 Irish Association of Russian and East European Studies annual conference
N. Robinson. (2002) Getting Putin right: expectations of change in contemporary Russian politics . In: * eds. Irish Association of Russian and East European Studies annual conference , 01-MAY-02 - 01-MAY-02 , pp.*-* [Details]
2002 British Association of Slavonic and East European Studies annual conference
N. Robinson. (2002) State types, state strategies and post-communist economic development . In: * eds. British Association of Slavonic and East European Studies annual conference , 01-APR-02 - 01-APR-02 , pp.*-* [Details]
2001 Fourth ECPR Standing Group on International Relations International Conference
Robinson,N (2001) ¿International economy, states and post-communist reform outcomes¿ . In: * eds. Fourth ECPR Standing Group on International Relations International Conference , 07-SEP-01 - 10-SEP-01 , pp.*-* [Details]
2001 Fourth ECPR Standing Group on International Relations International Conference
N. Robinson. (2001) International economy, states and post-communist reform outcomes . In: * eds. Fourth ECPR Standing Group on International Relations International Conference , 01-SEP-01 - 01-SEP-01 , pp.*-* [Details]
2001 Workshop on ¿Political transformation in the Soviet successor states¿, European Consortium for Political Research Joint Sessions
N. Robinson. (2001) The myth of equilibrium: Russian economic reform in comparative perspective . In: * eds. Workshop on ¿Political transformation in the Soviet successor states¿, European Consortium for Political Research Joint Sessions , 01-APR-01 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2001 British International Studies Association annual conference
N. Robinson. (2001) The regional politics of development: perspectives from Russia and Central Asia . In: * eds. British International Studies Association annual conference , 01-DEC-01 - 01-DEC-01 , pp.*-* [Details]
2001 Conference on ¿Political culture and civil society in the Black Sea Region¿
N. Robinson. (2001) Social power and post-Soviet economic transformation . In: * eds. Conference on ¿Political culture and civil society in the Black Sea Region¿ , 01-OCT-01 - 01-OCT-01 , pp.*-* [Details]
2000 VI International Council for Central and East European Studies World Congress
N. Robinson. (2000) Constructing the crisis of the Russian state . In: * eds. VI International Council for Central and East European Studies World Congress , 29-JUL-00 - 05-AUG-00 , pp.*-* [Details]
2000 PSA Post-communist Politics Specialist Group Annual Conference
N. Robinson. (2000) Democracy or authoritarianism? The economy and Russia¿s political future . In: * eds. PSA Post-communist Politics Specialist Group Annual Conference , 01-FEB-00 - 01-FEB-00 , pp.*-* [Details]
1999 Workshop on ¿National models of political economy¿, European Consortium for Political Research Joint Sessions
N. Robinson. (1999) The dulled edged of husbandry: globalisation and the failure of state reconstruction in Russia . In: * eds. Workshop on ¿National models of political economy¿, European Consortium for Political Research Joint Sessions , 01-MAR-99 - 01-MAR-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1998 Workshop on ¿Democratization and the role of external actors¿, ECPR Standing Group on International Relations Third Pan-European International Relations Conference and Joint Meeting with the ISA
N. Robinson. (1998) Democratization and the international economy: the case of Russia . In: * eds. Workshop on ¿Democratization and the role of external actors¿, ECPR Standing Group on International Relations Third Pan-European International Relations Conference and Joint Meeting with the ISA , 01-SEP-98 - 01-SEP-98 , pp.*-* [Details]
1998 Political Studies Association annual conference
N. Robinson. (1998) A permanent struggle to rule? Boris Yeltsin and the problem of state and executive autonomy in Russia . In: * eds. Political Studies Association annual conference , 01-APR-98 - 01-APR-98 , pp.*-* [Details]
1997 Political Studies Association annual conference
N. Robinson. (1997) Path, process and the development of Russian politics . In: * eds. Political Studies Association annual conference , 01-APR-97 - 01-APR-97 , pp.*-* [Details]
1997 Conference on Political Parties in Post-Communist Russia
N. Robinson. (1997) Classifying Russia's party system. The problem of relevance in a time of uncertainty . In: * eds. Conference on Political Parties in Post-Communist Russia , 01-MAY-97 - 01-MAY-97 , pp.*-* [Details]
1997 International Political Economy Group of the British International Studies Association
N. Robinson. (1997) Russia: the constrained revolution and the global economy . In: * eds. International Political Economy Group of the British International Studies Association , 01-FEB-97 - 01-FEB-97 , pp.*-* [Details]
1994 Legality and Ethics in Russian and Soviet Thought
N. Robinson. (1994) Legality, legitimacy and reform in the USSR: the paradoxes of ideology, modernity and the Gorbachev reforms . In: * eds. Legality and Ethics in Russian and Soviet Thought , 01-JUL-94 - 01-JUL-94 , pp.*-* [Details]
1994 Political Studies Association annual conference
N. Robinson. (1994) Have model will travel: Russian and Western reform agendas . In: * eds. Political Studies Association annual conference , 01-APR-94 - 01-APR-94 , pp.*-* [Details]
1993 The Post-Communist Experience
N. Robinson. (1993) The post-communist experience in Russia . In: * eds. The Post-Communist Experience , 01-JAN-93 - 01-JAN-93 , pp.*-* [Details]
1993 British Association of Slavonic and East European Studies annual conference
N. Robinson. (1993) Bringing ideology back in: perestroika and the contradictions of Soviet politics . In: * eds. British Association of Slavonic and East European Studies annual conference , 01-APR-93 - 01-APR-93 , pp.*-* [Details]
1993 ¿The role of the state and the political process¿, conference on Privatization and Socio-Economic Change in Central and Eastern Europe
N. Robinson. (1993) From corporate socialism to corporate capitalism? The politics of transition in Russia . In: * eds. ¿The role of the state and the political process¿, conference on Privatization and Socio-Economic Change in Central and Eastern Europe , 01-OCT-93 - 01-OCT-93 , pp.*-* [Details]
1992 Why did Gorbachev fail?
N. Robinson. (1992) Parliamentary politics under Gorbachev . In: * eds. Why did Gorbachev fail? , 01-APR-92 - 01-APR-92 , pp.*-* [Details]
1991 Workshop on ¿Democratization in Eastern Europe¿
N. Robinson. (1991) Reaching towards democracy? The development of a new concept of politics in official Soviet ideology under Gorbachev, 1985-1990 . In: * eds. Workshop on ¿Democratization in Eastern Europe¿ , 01-MAR-91 - 01-MAR-91 , pp.*-* [Details]
2015 Workshop on Populism and Politics
Robinson, Neil (2015) Populism and regime hybridity: Russia under Putin Workshop on Populism and Politics [Details]
2009 Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference
Adshead, M. & Robinson, N. (2009) Late development and state developmentalism in Ireland: never the twain? Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference , 10-APR-09 - 12-APR-09 [Details]
1998 Workshop on ¿The evolution and transformation of the modern state: processes of change¿, European Consortium for Political Research Joint Sessions
N. Robinson. (1998) One step forwards, two steps backwards (again): the problem of state autonomy in Russia . In: * eds. Workshop on ¿The evolution and transformation of the modern state: processes of change¿, European Consortium for Political Research Joint Sessions , 01-MAR-98 - 01-MAR-98 , pp.*-* [Details]
2005 *
Robinson, N (2005) Between democracy and authoritarianism: what can Russia tell us about state and regime development in the post-Soviet world? . In: * eds. * , 31-OCT-05 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2005 British Association of Slavonic and East European Studies annual conference
Robinson, N (2005) ¿State and regime building in post-communist Russia: evolution and stability in comparative perspective¿ . In: * eds. British Association of Slavonic and East European Studies annual conference , 01-APR-05 - 03-APR-05 , pp.*-* [Details]
2007 Royal Geographical Society-Institute of British Geographers annual conference
Robinson, N. (2007) Regime building versus state building in post-communist Russia Royal Geographical Society-Institute of British Geographers annual conference , 26-AUG-07 - 29-AUG-07 , pp.1-25 [Details]
2008 5th International Conference on Democracy and Development, Venice
Neil Robinson (2008) Assessing the relationship between domestic and international influences on post-communist political development with special reference to the influence of global economy on domestic state building constituencies 5th International Conference on Democracy and Development, Venice , 28-OCT-08 - 31-OCT-08 [Details]
2008 Irish Social Sciences Platform Conference, After the Celtic Tiger, 11-12 September
Adshead, M. and Robinson, N. (2008) ‘Towards a political economy of 'post-celtic tiger' Ireland’ Irish Social Sciences Platform Conference, After the Celtic Tiger, 11-12 September [Details]
2008 International Studies Association Annual Convention
Neil Robinson (2008) State and regime in post-communism: Russia in comparative perspective International Studies Association Annual Convention , 25-MAR-08 - 29-MAR-08 [Details]
2009 Irish Association of Russian, Central and East European Studies annual conference
Neil Robinson (2009) Debt, trade, the end of communism and beyond Irish Association of Russian, Central and East European Studies annual conference , 07-MAY-09 - 08-MAY-09 [Details]
2009 ISA Annual Convention
Neil Robinson (2009) Economic internationalization and post-communist democratization ISA Annual Convention , 11-FEB-09 - 15-FEB-09 [Details]
2009 Political Studies Association annual conference
Neil Robinson` (2009) Politics and economic development in Russia under Yeltsin and Putin Political Studies Association annual conference , 06-APR-09 - 09-APR-09 [Details]
2009 ISA-ABRI conference
Neil Robinson (2009) Patrimonial political economy and global economy ISA-ABRI conference , 21-JUL-09 - 24-JUL-09 [Details]
2009 Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference, University of Manchester, 10-12 April
Adshead, M. and Robinson, N. (2009) ‘Late development and state developmentalism in Ireland: never the twain?' Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference, University of Manchester, 10-12 April [Details]
2012 XII mezhdunarodnaya nauchnaya konferentsiya po problemam razvitiya ekonomiki i obshchestva
Robinson, N (2012) Regime building versus state building in post-communist Russia: explaining the drive to modernization and its weaknesses . In: Ye. Yasin eds. XII mezhdunarodnaya nauchnaya konferentsiya po problemam razvitiya ekonomiki i obshchestva , pp.199-205 [Details]

Book Review

  Year Publication
2017 Conflict, Crime, and the State in Postcommunist Eurasia.
Robinson, N (2017) Conflict, Crime, and the State in Postcommunist Eurasia. Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2016 Re-examining Economic and Political Reforms in Russia, 1985-2000: Generations, Ideas and Changes.
Robinson, N (2016) Re-examining Economic and Political Reforms in Russia, 1985-2000: Generations, Ideas and Changes. Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2016 Authoritarian Russia. Analyzing post-Soviet regime changes.
Robinson, N (2016) Authoritarian Russia. Analyzing post-Soviet regime changes. Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2013 Moscow, the Fourth Rome: Stalinism, Cosmopolitanism, and the Evolution of Soviet Culture 1931-1941.
Robinson, N (2013) Moscow, the Fourth Rome: Stalinism, Cosmopolitanism, and the Evolution of Soviet Culture 1931-1941. Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2013 Defeating Authoritarian Leaders in Postcommunist Countries.
Robinson, N (2013) Defeating Authoritarian Leaders in Postcommunist Countries. Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2013 The Politics of Inequality in Russia.
Robinson, N (2013) The Politics of Inequality in Russia. Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2013 The Russian Public Debt and Financial Meltdowns.
Robinson, N (2013) The Russian Public Debt and Financial Meltdowns. Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2013 The Oil Curse: How Petroleum Wealth Shapes the Development of Nations.
Robinson, N (2013) The Oil Curse: How Petroleum Wealth Shapes the Development of Nations. Book Review [Details]
2013 Moscow, the fourth Rome. Stalinism, cosmopolitanism, and the evolution of Soviet culture, 1931-1941.
Robinson, N. (2013) Moscow, the fourth Rome. Stalinism, cosmopolitanism, and the evolution of Soviet culture, 1931-1941. Book Review [Details]
2013 Presidents, Oligarchs and Bureaucrats: Forms of Rule in the Post-Soviet Space.
Robinson, N (2013) Presidents, Oligarchs and Bureaucrats: Forms of Rule in the Post-Soviet Space. Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2013 Flammable Societies: Studies on the Socio-economics of Oil and Gas.
Robinson, N (2013) Flammable Societies: Studies on the Socio-economics of Oil and Gas. Book Review [Details]
2013 Presidents, Oligarchs and Bureaucrats: Forms of Rule in the Post-Soviet Space.
Robinson, N. (2013) Presidents, Oligarchs and Bureaucrats: Forms of Rule in the Post-Soviet Space. Book Review [Details]
2013 Power and policy in Putin’s Russia.
Robinson, N. (2013) Power and policy in Putin’s Russia. Book Review [Details]
2014 H. Goscilo (ed.) Putin as celebrity and cultural icon.
Robinson, Neil (2014) H. Goscilo (ed.) Putin as celebrity and cultural icon. Book Review [Details]
2014 A. Ledeneva, Can Russia modernise?.
Robinson, Neil (2014) A. Ledeneva, Can Russia modernise?. Book Review [Details]
2014 Can Russia Modernise? 'Sistema', Power Networks and Informal Governance.
Robinson, N (2014) Can Russia Modernise? 'Sistema', Power Networks and Informal Governance. Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2012 Building States and Markets after Communism.
Robinson, N (2012) Building States and Markets after Communism. Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2012 The Currency of Power: The IMF and Monetary Reform in Central Asia.
Robinson, N (2012) The Currency of Power: The IMF and Monetary Reform in Central Asia. Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2012 Symbols and Legitimacy in Soviet Politics.
Robinson, N (2012) Symbols and Legitimacy in Soviet Politics. Book Review [Details]
2012 Mirrors of the Economy: National Accounts and International Norms in Russia and Beyond.
Robinson, N (2012) Mirrors of the Economy: National Accounts and International Norms in Russia and Beyond. Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2012 State Building in Putin's Russia: Policing and Coercion after Communism.
Robinson, N (2012) State Building in Putin's Russia: Policing and Coercion after Communism. Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2011 Empire of the Periphery: Russia and the World System.
Robinson, N (2011) Empire of the Periphery: Russia and the World System. Malden: Book Review [Details]
2011 Understanding Post-communist Transformation: A Bottom Up Approach.
Robinson, N (2011) Understanding Post-communist Transformation: A Bottom Up Approach. Malden: Book Review [Details]
2011 Can Russia Compete?.
Robinson, N (2011) Can Russia Compete?. Malden: Book Review [Details]
2011 Post-communist Regime Change: A Comparative Study.
Robinson, N (2011) Post-communist Regime Change: A Comparative Study. Malden: Book Review [Details]
2011 The New Fiscal Sociology: Taxation in Comparative and Historical Perspective.
Robinson, N (2011) The New Fiscal Sociology: Taxation in Comparative and Historical Perspective. Malden: Book Review [Details]
1989 Review of T.F. Remington (ed.) Politics and the Soviet system, (Macmillan, 1989).
Robinson, N (1989) Review of T.F. Remington (ed.) Politics and the Soviet system, (Macmillan, 1989). Book Review [Details]

Conference Paper

  Year Publication
2018 ”Russophobia” in official Russian political discourse.
Robinson, Neil (2018) ”Russophobia” in official Russian political discourse. Conference Paper [Details]
2013 Is nation building possible in Central Asia?.
Robinson, N. (2013) Is nation building possible in Central Asia?. DCU: Conference Paper [Details]
2013 Types of natural state and transitions to democracy’.
Robinson, Neil (2013) Types of natural state and transitions to democracy’. San Francisco: Conference Paper [Details]
2013 The paradoxes of success: Russia and crisis.
Robinson, Neil (2013) The paradoxes of success: Russia and crisis. San Francisco: Conference Paper [Details]
2013 Is nation building possible in Central Asia?.
Robinson, Neil (2013) Is nation building possible in Central Asia?. DCU: Conference Paper [Details]
2012 The paradoxes of success.
Robinson, N (2012) The paradoxes of success. Budapest: Conference Paper [Details]
2013 Types of natural state and transitions to democracy.
Robinson, N. (2013) Types of natural state and transitions to democracy. San Francisco: Conference Paper [Details]
2013 The paradoxes of success: Russia and crisis.
Robinson, N. (2013) The paradoxes of success: Russia and crisis. San Francisco: Conference Paper [Details]
2013 Beginning of the end or end of the beginning? Putin, opposition and regime evolution in Russia.
Robinson, N. (2013) Beginning of the end or end of the beginning? Putin, opposition and regime evolution in Russia. Dundee: Conference Paper [Details]
2013 Soviet-type systems and the development of democracy.
Robinson, N. (2013) Soviet-type systems and the development of democracy. Moscow State University: Conference Paper [Details]
2014 State capture and business capture? Political and corporate power under neo-patrimonialism.
Robinson, Neil (2014) State capture and business capture? Political and corporate power under neo-patrimonialism. Conference Paper [Details]
2014 Putin, nationalism and the rhetoric of reaction’.
Robinson, Neil (2014) Putin, nationalism and the rhetoric of reaction’. Conference Paper [Details]
2011 Regime building versus state building in post-communist Russia: explaining the drive to modernization and its weaknesses.
Robinson, N (2011) Regime building versus state building in post-communist Russia: explaining the drive to modernization and its weaknesses. Moscow: Conference Paper [Details]
2011 Adapting Neo-patrimonialism to the Study of post-Soviet Political Development.
Robinson, N (2011) Adapting Neo-patrimonialism to the Study of post-Soviet Political Development. Washington, DC: Conference Paper [Details]
2011 Regime building versus state building in post-communist Russia: towards a theory of Russian political development.
Robinson, N (2011) Regime building versus state building in post-communist Russia: towards a theory of Russian political development. University of Iceland: Conference Paper [Details]
2011 Patrimonial capitalism and the financial crisis in Russia.
Robinson, N (2011) Patrimonial capitalism and the financial crisis in Russia. Montreal: Conference Paper [Details]

Electronic Article

  Year Publication
2018 What’s next for Putin and Russia?.
Robinson, Neil (2018) What’s next for Putin and Russia?. Electronic Article [Details]
2018 How do you deal with a troll like Putin?.
Robinson, Neil (2018) How do you deal with a troll like Putin?. Electronic Article [Details]
2017 Vladimir Putin, such a vastly overrated leader: We are one tweet away from bad relations.
Robinson, Neil (2017) Vladimir Putin, such a vastly overrated leader: We are one tweet away from bad relations. Electronic Article [Details]
2004 Can Putin solve the ex-Soviet state crisis?.
Robinson, N (2004) Can Putin solve the ex-Soviet state crisis?. Electronic Article [Details]

Encyclopedia Entry

  Year Publication
2011 The Soviet Union.
Robinson, N (2011) The Soviet Union. Washington, DC: Encyclopedia Entry [Details]
2011 Socialist transition.
Robinson, N (2011) Socialist transition. Washington, DC: Encyclopedia Entry [Details]
2010 Andrei Sakharov.
Robinson, N (2010) Andrei Sakharov. New York: Encyclopedia Entry [Details]
2010 Mikhail Gorbachev.
Robinson, N (2010) Mikhail Gorbachev. New York: Encyclopedia Entry [Details]
2010 Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn.
Robinson, N (2010) Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn. New York: Encyclopedia Entry [Details]

Monograph:- Peer Reviewed

  Year Publication
2010 State and conflict in the former-USSR.
Robinson, N (2010) State and conflict in the former-USSR. Monograph:- Peer Reviewed [Details]
2000 Economy and anti-democracy in Russia.
Robinson, N (2000) Economy and anti-democracy in Russia. Colchester: Monograph:- Peer Reviewed [Details]
1999 Patterns of presidential politics in Russia, 1991-1998.
Robinson, N (1999) Patterns of presidential politics in Russia, 1991-1998. Monograph:- Peer Reviewed [Details]
1994 Ideology and perestroika: Western political science explanations of change in the USSR and the absence of a concept.
Robinson, N (1994) Ideology and perestroika: Western political science explanations of change in the USSR and the absence of a concept. York: Monograph:- Peer Reviewed [Details]
1994 The struggle for reform in Russia, 1991-1993: corporatist interests versus 'shock therapy'.
Robinson, N (1994) The struggle for reform in Russia, 1991-1993: corporatist interests versus 'shock therapy'. Glasgow: Monograph:- Peer Reviewed [Details]
1991 The party is sacred to me': Gorbachev and the place of the party in Soviet reform, 1985-1990.
Robinson, N (1991) The party is sacred to me': Gorbachev and the place of the party in Soviet reform, 1985-1990. Colchester: Monograph:- Peer Reviewed [Details]
1989 The limits of Soviet democracy: the origins and prospects of the Inter-Regional Group.
Robinson, N (1989) The limits of Soviet democracy: the origins and prospects of the Inter-Regional Group. Colchester: Monograph:- Peer Reviewed [Details]

Newspaper Articles

  Year Publication
2019 America’s secret empire’.
Neil Robinson (2019) America’s secret empire’. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
2019 Creator of our wisdom’.
Neil Robinson (2019) Creator of our wisdom’. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
2019 Dictator and liberator’.
Neil Robinson (2019) Dictator and liberator’. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
2019 Spooked by none.
Neil Robinson (2019) Spooked by none. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
2019 Imploding societies.
Neil Robinson (2019) Imploding societies. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
2019 The centre cannot hold.
Neil Robinson (2019) The centre cannot hold. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
2019 Red light for Russia.
Neil Robinson (2019) Red light for Russia. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
2018 Author argues that the roots of conflict can be found in our DNA.
Neil Robinson (2018) Author argues that the roots of conflict can be found in our DNA. Ireland: Newspaper Articles [Details]
2018 The Roosevelt effect.
Neil Robinson (2018) The Roosevelt effect. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2017 A revolution on the Russian revolution.
Robinson, N. (2017) A revolution on the Russian revolution. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2017 Separating fact from fiction in Mother Russia.
Robinson, N. (2017) Separating fact from fiction in Mother Russia. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2017 Democracy under siege.
Robinson, N (2017) Democracy under siege. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2017 Lament for a lost mode of transport.
Robinson, N (2017) Lament for a lost mode of transport. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2017 Revolution that changed the world.
Robinson, Neil (2017) Revolution that changed the world. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2017 At war with Gerry Adams.
Robinson, Neil (2017) At war with Gerry Adams. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2016 Genghis Khan made the most of opportunity to achieve brilliance.
Robinson, N (2016) Genghis Khan made the most of opportunity to achieve brilliance. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2016 Tragic farce of Soviet science undermined its ideology.
Robinson, Neil (2016) Tragic farce of Soviet science undermined its ideology. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2016 No new answers to age-old questions.
Robinson, Neil (2016) No new answers to age-old questions. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2016 Holocaust revelations.
Robinson, Neil (2016) Holocaust revelations. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2016 Brexit won’t change Europe’s influence on UK sovereignty.
Robinson, N. (2016) Brexit won’t change Europe’s influence on UK sovereignty. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2016 Long story behind Scotland’s choice Union or independence?.
Robinson, Neil (2016) Long story behind Scotland’s choice Union or independence?. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2016 Gorbachev on the defensive.
Robinson, Neil (2016) Gorbachev on the defensive. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2016 Spy game a class apart.
Robinson, Neil (2016) Spy game a class apart. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2015 The origins of the Irish.
Robinson, Neil (2015) The origins of the Irish. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2015 Trade deal fightback marks sea change’.
Robinson, Neil (2015) Trade deal fightback marks sea change’. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2015 Black-and-white view of East and West from moral absolutist.
Robinson, Neil (2015) Black-and-white view of East and West from moral absolutist. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2015 A vision of Westminster’s future marred by Machiavellian politics.
Robinson, Neil (2015) A vision of Westminster’s future marred by Machiavellian politics. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2015 Where now democracy.
Robinson, Neil (2015) Where now democracy. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2015 The power puppeteer.
Robinson, Neil (2015) The power puppeteer. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2015 Those who forget history are doomed to repeat it.
Robinson, Neil (2015) Those who forget history are doomed to repeat it. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2012 Horror of Mao’s 36m famine hangs over China.
Robinson, Neil (2012) Horror of Mao’s 36m famine hangs over China. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2013 End of the affair: no more love for the leader’.
Robinson, N. (2013) End of the affair: no more love for the leader’. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2013 Wounded Russia striving to find its identity and be great once again.
Robinson, Neil (2013) Wounded Russia striving to find its identity and be great once again. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2014 If Kissinger ruled .
Robinson, Neil (2014) If Kissinger ruled . Newspaper Articles [Details]
2014 A tale of ten cities.
Robinson, Neil (2014) A tale of ten cities. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2014 The summit.
Robinson, Neil (2014) The summit. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2012 Life of Molotov challenges perception that Stalin’s henchmen were drones.
Robinson, N (2012) Life of Molotov challenges perception that Stalin’s henchmen were drones. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2012 Tour de force is a challenge to silence of Spain’s bloody unresolved past.
Robinson, N (2012) Tour de force is a challenge to silence of Spain’s bloody unresolved past. Newspaper Articles [Details]
2011 Starved of democracy and then starved to death.
Robinson, N (2011) Starved of democracy and then starved to death. Newspaper Articles [Details]

Working Paper

  Year Publication
2008 State, regime and Russian political development.
Robinson, N (2008) State, regime and Russian political development. Working Paper [Details]
2005 Putin, the 'Normalization' of Russian Politics and Europe.
Robinson, N (2005) Putin, the 'Normalization' of Russian Politics and Europe. Working Paper [Details]
2003 Communist and post-communist states, and path dependent political economy.
Robinson, N (2003) Communist and post-communist states, and path dependent political economy. Working Paper [Details]

Key Note Speech

  Year Publication
2015 The common history of state capture.
Robinson, Neil (2015) The common history of state capture. Oxford Brookes University: Key Note Speech [Details]
2012 Resisting Patrimonial Capitalism in Russia.
Robinson, N (2012) Resisting Patrimonial Capitalism in Russia. Queens University Belfast: Key Note Speech [Details]

Web Page

  Year Publication
2017 Why Vladimir Putin needs a supermajority.
Robinson, Neil (2017) Why Vladimir Putin needs a supermajority. Web Page [Details]

Professional Associations

  Association Function From / To
Irish Association for Russian and East European Studies Vice president, 2008-2009; President, 2010-2012; Secretary 2012- 01-JAN-01 / 30-DEC-99
British Association for Slavonic and East European Studies Politics and International Relations Subject stream convenor, 2000-2002, Executive committee member, 2000-2, Treasurer, 2002-7 01-JAN-91 / 30-DEC-99

Committees

  Committee Function From / To
British Association for Slavonic and East European Studies, 2000-2002 Executive committee member and politics and international relations convenor 2000 / 2002
National Advisory Committee, Europe-Asia Studies, 2001 to date Member 2001 / 1899
Post-Soviet Politics, Ashgate Publishers, 2002 to date Series editor 2002 / 1899

Employment

  Employer Position From / To
University of Essex Lecturer 01-JAN-95 / 31-DEC-00
University of York Lecturer 01-SEP-92 / 31-DEC-94

Education

  Year Institution Qualification Subject
1993 University of Essex PhD
1988 University of Essex MA
1987 Portsmouth Polytechnic BA

Languages

  Language Reading Writing Speaking
Russian Fluent Basic Functional

Teaching Interests

PO4011 Introduction to Government & Politics
PO4032 Russian Politics
PO5112 Russian & Post Soviet Politics