Vladimir Ryzhkov

Russian Federation

Professor, Higher School of Economics; Member of the Council on Foreign and Defense Policy.



Previous positions: Chairman of the All-Russia social movement“Vybor Rossii”; lecturer at Altai State University, History Department (1990-1991); Deputy Head of the administration of the Altai Region (1991-1994); Member of the 1st through 4th State Dumas (Russia's Choice faction), Committee on Federation Affairs and Regional Policy, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Authorities of the Subjects of the Federation; Deputy Chairman of the Committee on Federation Affairs and Regional Policy (1996-1997); Deputy Head of the Our Home is Russia faction (1996-1997); First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma (1997-1999); Head of the Our Home is Russia faction (1999).



Author of more than 50 publications in political sciences in Russian and foreign printed media.

Materials

Valdai Club Experts on Putin’s Most Important Statements
20.09.2013
Valdai Club Russian and foreign experts have said that Vladimir Putin’s statement about the possibility of running for president in 2018 was the most interesting, although not at all unexpected.