Arctic Politics and Russia's Ambitions

Led by Pavel K. Baev
Jan 2013 - Jul 2016

​​​The project examines the shifts in political and security environment in the Arctic and focuses on Russia's interests and activities in the High North.​


Research Groups


Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Baev, Pavel K. (2013) Russia's Arctic Ambitions and Anxieties, Current history (1941) 112(756): 265–270.
Baev, Pavel K. (2013) Sovereignty is the Key to Russia's Arctic Policy, Strategic Analysis 37(4): 489–493.

Popular Article

Baev, Pavel K. (2015) Russia's Arctic illusions, Order from Chaos, 27 August.
Baev, Pavel K. (2013) Putin in Denial About Economic Stagnation, and in a Rage About Arctic Sovereignty, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 7 October.
Baev, Pavel K. (2013) Putin's blurred Arctic vision, Moscow times, 15 August.

Conference Paper

Baev, Pavel K. (2011) Russia's High Ambitions and Ambivalent Activities in the Arctic, presented at Carnegie Council Program on US Global Engagement, New York, 7 September.

Report - External Series

Baev, Pavel K.; & Juha Jokela (2015) Arctic Security Matters - Russia's Arctic Aspirations, EUISS Reports, 24. Paris: EUISS.
Baev, Pavel K. (2012) Russia's Arctic Policy and the Northern Fleet Modernization , Russie.Nei.Visions , 65. IFRI.
Baev, Pavel K. (2010) Russia's Arctic Policy: Geopolitics, Mercantilism and Identity-Building, FIIA Briefing Paper, 73. Helsinki.
Baev, Pavel K. (2009) Staying the Arctic Course: An Offer for Cooperation that Russia Cannot Refuse, PONARS Eurasia Memo, 58. Washington, DC.