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Published on: September 4, 2015
Power Balancing
Emperor Nero’s Lesson on Ukraine

As the Romans knew, the secret to regaining influence over a teetering buffer state is: reputation, reputation, reputation.

Jakub Grygiel is the George H.W. Bush Associate Professor of International Relations at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies and senior fellow at the Center of European Policy Analysis (CEPA).
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