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Russian timber industry in the 1920s: on the short history of Russnorvegoles
(Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2017-05-03)
After the Russian Revolution, with civil war and interventions, war communism (1918–1921) led to a period of great economic difficulties in Russia. The New Economic Policy was the solution, and concessions offered to Western business interests were a part of it. In the timber industry of the 1920s, the jointly Western and Soviet controlled company Russnorvegoles was an important concession. The ...
Russian Space Meets Western Business Practices - Understanding the Law in the Petroleum Sector in Russia
(Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2017)
This article discusses the relationship between the private international oil company (IOC) Royal Dutch Shell and Russia as an oil producing and oil exporting state during a period when oil prices were moving towards unforeseen heights (2005-2007). By examining this dynamic relationship, this study aims to contribute to an understanding of Russia’s discursive and culturally produced history. The ...