"The Russia Balance Sheet is a one-stop shopping source for understanding the factors driving contemporary Russia. . . . thoughtful, incisive, and provocative. This book is a must-read for anybody trying to unravel the riddle of Russia."
—Former senator Sam Nunn, chairman, Center for Strategic and International Studies, and co-chairman, Nuclear Threat Initiative
"In this balanced and well-documented book, the authors show that the United States cannot allow itself not to have a consequent and comprehensive Russia policy."
—Yegor Gaidar, former Russian Prime Minister
"The Russia Balance Sheet offers by far the clearest and most accurate analysis of Russia's politics, economics, and foreign policy as well as shrewd recommendations for the way America should respond to them."
—Michael Mandelbaum, Christian A. Herter Professor of American Foreign Policy, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, and author of Democracy's Good Name: The Rise and Risks of the World's Most Popular Form of Government
"A timely set of recommendations for addressing the highly complex issues that have complicated American-Russian relations."
—Zbigniew Brzezinski, former US national security adviser