Putin's government is filled with people who plagiarized their dissertations—as did putin himself the ministers are subliterate the minister of culture, who has a doctorate in history, regularly exposes his ignorance of history indeed, trump might be tempted to plagiarize the minister's dissertation, which. “it all boils down to plagiarism,” he said “whether you're talking about a college- level term paper, not to mention a formal dissertation, there's no question in my mind that this would be plagiarism” the dissertation, which putin scholars have tried in vain for years to examine, is one of a number of mysteries. It's an open secret in russia today that many politicians and businessmen pad their resumes with fake diplomas, either plagiarizing their dissertations or paying someone to do it for roughly the cost of a midsize sedan. 2 russian president vladimir putin, 2006: researchers from the brookings institute accused putin of plagiarizing his economics dissertation, stealing 16 out of 20 pages from a paper published by the university of pittsburgh 20 years earlier it all boils down to plagiarism, brookings institution's clifford g. (it is common practice in russia for officials to pay researchers to ghost-write their dissertations, so putin and medinsky might not have been aware of the plagiarism but this of course puts them in even worse light ) it is worth noting that putin's thesis sponsor, the rector of the mining institute, vladimir. They also said that they only checked king and cleland's book and that there may be other examples of plagiarism in the paper, which, they noted, was the paper was not really a doctoral thesis but more like a thesis for a master's degree gaddy said that the russian government says that “putin holds the.
In december 2015, a prominent member of vladimir putin's party was accused of plagiarising a large portion of his economic dissertation this strange news story spurred russian-born journalist leon neyfakh to investigate russia's massive black market in plagiarism the strangest thing about chairman. Most of the leading world media picked up the news that putin's dissertation was plagiarized, but the russian president never dignified the reports with any comment meanwhile, the brookings researchers who came up with this discovery became alarmed by the media attention and explained that the text. Clifford gaddy and igor danchenko examined vladimir putin's dissertation on strategic planning in the resource sector, allegations of plagiarism, and how it shaped putin's attitudes toward economy strategy.
John walsh of montana of plagiarizing chunks of his 2007 thesis for the united states army war college at least a quarter of the paper scandal to hit national news walsh joins the ranks of at least 10 others — from vice president joe biden to a pulitzer prize winner to russian president vladimir putin. As mit historian loren graham points out, even vladimir putin has been accused , in a 2006 investigation by the brookings institution, of plagiarizing parts of his phd thesis in economics it has not had much effect on the russian president's career “the fact that that had no resonance—doesn't that sort of.
An investigation 5 it published earlier this year used a plagiarism-detecting software to determine that roughly one in nine members of the duma, russia's parliament, plagiarized others' work in their dissertations that members of vladimir putin's inner circle might be guilty of cooking up an academic paper. Back in 2014, it was revealed that many high-ranking officials, including bear- riding putin himself, plagiarized their doctor theses when they were in university putin's thesis, defended at the st petersburg state mining institute, was mostly borrowed from a textbook written in 1978 by david i cleland and. For many years, high-standing officials and politicians would rather straightforwardly appropriate texts by other authors this resulted in substantiated if sporadic accusations of plagiarism one of the earliest cases attracting attention was that of vladimir putin, who defended his candidate of sciences thesis in st petersburg.
Mineral and raw materials resources and the development strategy for the russian economy candidate of economic sciences ( phd) v v putin translated by thomas fennell, 2008 the article determines the significance and place of mineral and raw materials resources in. I'm having problems understanding the original assertion as described by cass dean (cass is not the originator of the assertion, just reporting it) i haven't written any refereed papers for 25 years or a dissertation for about 40 but i can certa. Vladimir stefanovich litvinenko is a russian academic, businessman and vladimir putin's campaign manager he is also rector of the national mineral resources university in st petersburg contents [hide] 1 career 2 business career 3 personal life 4 references 5 external links career litvinenko has been the.