Mark Katz

Katz earned a B.A. in international relations from the University of California at Riverside (1976); an M.A. in international relations from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (1978); and a Ph.D. in political science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1982). He has been teaching at George Mason University since 1988. He is the author of Leaving without Losing: The War on Terror after Iraq and Afghanistan (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012).

Russian Foreign Policy in Putin’s Third Term

May 11, 2012

Despite the sweeping changes taking place across the Middle East and Asia, Putin is unlikely to change Russia’s foreign policy. What will Russian foreign policy be like now that Vladimir Putin has resumed the Russian presidency? There are two general observations that can be made about this question. First, Putin’s...