Discover oil-rich Baku of 1917-1928

EPF/CRRC and American Research Institute of the South Caucasus (ARISC) invite you to the next talk of the Work-in-Progress series “After the Revolution: Baku and its Oil 1917 -1928.”  Jonathan Sicotte,a post-doctoral fellow at People’s Friendship University of Russia, will present findings on  the correlation between the healthy recovery of Baku’ oil industry after 1918, shifts in broader Soviet policy during the early years of New Economic Plan (NEP) and the later ramification for Soviet trade policy as Baku’s oil industry began to see declining rents from oil fields