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14 January 2015

Adler-Nissen: "Shame on you" doesn't work


Associate Professor Rebecca Adler-Nissen highlights the downside of international sanctions as a foreign policy strategy in an article in the German journal IPG.

International sanctions risk having a contra-productive effekt on EU-Russia relations. Instead of creating financial incentives for Russia to cooperative, sanctions will further estrange the relationship between the two and the prospects for finding common ground are worsened.

This is the message in a new article by Associate Professor Rebecca-Nielsen in the German journal IPG - Internationale Politik und Gesellschaft.

Read the article here.