Yuri Rubinsky

Russian Federation

Professor at the Moscow-based Higher School of Economics and Head of the Center for French Studies at the Russian Academy of Sciences Institute for European Studies.

Materials

Presidential Elections in France: No Chances for the Left
12.01.2017
The most probable is the duel between Marine Le Pen and François Fillon in the second round. Today Fillon has certain advantage, but it is not guaranteed, because the rigidity of his program and its

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Yuri Rubinsky
François Fillon and Marine Le Pen: Who is More ‘Pro-Russian’?
29.11.2016
It would be an exaggeration to call François Fillon a candidate of Moscow. The position of the National Front and its leader, Marine Le Pen, is much more “pro-Russian”. She does not even conceal it.

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Yuri Rubinsky
Terror in Europe: How Long Will This Keep Happening?
15.07.2016
The type of terrorist attack which shook Nice on Bastille Day is difficult to prevent, and may have a considerable impact on liberal democracy in Europe, experts told valdaiclub.com.
De Gaulle’s Lessons for 21st Century Europe
29.12.2015
The outgoing year 2015 marks at least three anniversaries related to Charles de Gaulle, one of the most prominent political figures of the 20th century, including his 125th birthday, 50th anniversary

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Yuri Rubinsky
Success at Regional Elections Boosts Le Pen’s Presidential Ambitions
09.12.2015
The growing popularity of the far right is related to the EU problems: low growth rates, high unemployment, debts and, of course, the influx of refugees.

Expert: 
Yuri Rubinsky