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Alexander Cooley Interviewed on The Agenda about Russian Oligarchs and Kleptocracy
March 10, 2022

Alexander Cooley (Claire Tow Professor of Political Science, Barnard College) appeared on the Canadian talk show, The Agenda, with Steve Paikan, to talk about Russian oligarchs and kleptocracy. The host quotes at length (begins 12.42 in the video clip) from Cooley’s 2018 article, “The Rise of Kleptocracy: Laundering Cash, Whitewashing Reputations,” published in the Journal of Democracy. Fellow guests included Bill Browder and Christy Ironside.