¹ 4 - 2000
Peregudov S.P.

Corporate Capital in Russian Politics

The article retraces the stages of the formation of a corporate sector in Russian economy. This sector has, of late, driven back the industry branch lobbyist structures. The formation process is not yet completed, yet it is the corporate sector that presents now the most influential part of the Russian interest groups; the sector has quite serious impact on the development of the country’s political system and prospects of democratization of the Russian State depend on it to a considerable extent.