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Interview on KOA Newsradio about Biden-Putin Summit in Geneva, June 16, 2021

"Russia's Constitutional Change and Putinism 3.0," Discussion with Professor Chris Miller and Maia Otarashvili at a virtual event with the Foreign Policy Research Institute, July 13, 2020.

"What Does Putin Promise Russians? Russia's Authoritarian Social Policy," Orbis, Volume 64, Issue 3, pp. 390-402, Summer 2020.

Sciences Po Bordeaux, "Sarah Sokhey, Ph.D., Visiting Professor at Sciences Po Bordeaux: Faculty Mobility and Online Teaching in the Time of Covid-19," May 4, 2020

PONARS podcast, February 25, 2019, "Social Policy in Putin's (Last?) Term"

"Reversing Pension Policy in Russia...Again," Foreign Policy Research Institute, August 7, 2018

Interview on KOA Newsradio about Trump-Putin Summit in Helsinki, July 18, 2018

"Putin's Re-election Won't Fix Poverty and Pensions," Eurasianet, March 13, 2018; and Geopoliticus, March 15, 2018

"Buying Support? Putin's Popularity and the Russian Welfare State," Foreign Policy Research Institute, February 15, 2018

"Big Lessons about the Global Economy at ASEEES," November 22, 2017.

"Understanding Authoritarian Politics: Insights from ASEEES," November 21, 2017.

"Russian Studies is Thriving at ASEEES," PONARS Eurasia blog, November 20, 2017.

"This is Why the West Should pay Attention to the Drama in Macedonia," Washington Post, May 29, 2017 (with Danilo Gjukovikj)

"Russians are protesting! Part 3: Putin has options, so don't expect change," Washington Post, March 31, 2017