Unpacking the "Trump Effect"
Will Populist Leaders Make Voters Love Putin?

Despite recent shifts, most voters still don’t like Russia. But dislike for the establishment is strong and growing, and Vladimir Putin is exploiting the opening.

Published on: January 2, 2017
Alina Polyakova is the deputy director of the Dinu Patriciu Eurasia Center at the Atlantic Council. Péter Krekó is a senior associate at the Budapest-based Political Capital Institute, and a visiting professor at Indiana University.
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