The New Russian Capitalism: Institutionalization of Corruption

Barsukova S.Yu.


Based on semi-formalized interviews with businessmen, the article analyzes the changes in the nature of Russian corruption caused by transformation of the dominant model of capitalism, i.e. transition from oligarchic to state-corporate capitalism, which has changed not only the scale but also the essence of corruption in the country.


corruption, oligarchic capitalism, state-corporate capitalism, centralization and institutionalization of corruption.

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