RussiaChina: Additional Loading of Relationship

DOI: 10.20542/0131-2227-2010-6-10-19

V. Mikheev, Institute of World Economy and International Relations, Russian Academy of Sciences (IMEMO), 23, Profsoyuznaya Str., Moscow, 117997, Russian Federation (

Abstract. The article focuses on a set of issues in relations between Russia and China amid the main trends, which are currently shaping the global strategic landscape. The author carries out a detailed analysis of major factors influencing China’s strategic calculations vis-à-vis its regional neighbors in terms of its global concerns, assesses the correlation of benefits and risks the aforementioned policy poses to Russia. Special emphasis is placed on the newly emerging developments with significant repercussions for Russia’s long-term interests. Finally, the paper brings forward detailed proposals aimed at modifying Russia–China partnership side by side with developing Russia’s Pan-Asian strategy.

Keywords: Russia–China partnership, China factor, anti-crisis sentiment, strategic dialogue, BRIC, APR

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For citation:
Mikheev V. RussiaChina: Additional Loading of Relationship. World Eonomy and International Relations, 2010, no. 6, pp. 10-19.

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