We have updated our Terms of Use.
Please read our new Privacy Statement before continuing.

Malign neglect

18 June 2010 By Jason Bush

After years of neglect, the country desperately needs to upgrade roads, railways, ports and utilities. But the government is slashing spending, because social programmes are a higher priority. That choice forces Russians to rely too much on the threadbare Soviet capital stock.

This content is for Subscribers only

 

Email a friend

Please complete the form below.

Required fields *

*
*
*

(Separate multiple email addresses with commas)