Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP (LexBlog Russia)
Medvedev and the Future of Russian Nanotechnology
I cannot forecast to you the action of Russia. It is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma: but perhaps there is a key. That key is Russian national interest. Winston Churchill, 1st Lord of the Admiralty, BBC Radio broadcast Oct. 1, 1939. In recent speeches to the United Russia annual...
The Russians are Coming, the Russians are Coming
Earlier this week, the Financial Times published “Nanotechnology: Plans for the next stage in humanity’s development”. The title is somewhat misleading, since what it examines is the Russian government’s plans to develop nanotechnology into a “a locomotive for creating an innovation economy in the country as a whole” after the oil that has fueled it’s growth up to...