Marshall Goldman
United States
Marshall Goldman (1930-2017) was a Kathryn W. Davis Professor of Russian Economics, Emeritus, Wellesley College; Associate Director of the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Harvard University.

An internationally recognized authority on Russian economics, politics, and environmental policy; also known for the study and analysis of the political careers of Mikhail Gorbachev and Boris Yeltsin.

Selected publications: Author of a dozen books on the former Soviet Union and Russia, including “The Piratization of the Russian Economy”; “Lost Opportunity: Why Economic Reforms in Russia Have Not Worked”;“What Went Wrong with Perestroika: The Rise and Fall of Mikhail Gorbachev”; “Gorbachev's Challenge: Economic Reform in the Age of High Technology”; “Petrostate: Putin, Power and the New Russia“.