At the Harriman Institute: Overcoming Warlords and State Failure: Lessons from Post-Soviet Georgia

Udensiva-Brenner, Masha

On Wednesday, November 11, 2009, Kimberly Marten, Professor of Political Science at Barnard College, Columbia University, spoke at the Harriman Institute about two Georgian warlords—Aslan Abashidze and Emzar Kvitsiani. Marten discussed their influence in Georgia, and the divergent approaches towards warlordism taken by the administrations of Georgian leaders Eduard Shevardnadze (1992-03) and Mikheil Saakashvili (2003-present).

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