The monthly publication ‘USA v Canada: Economics – Politics – Culture’ (USA v Canada Journal’) was founded in 1970 as ‘USA – Economics, Politics, Ideology’ (since 1998 Canada was added). Its main purpose was and still is to inform readers about all aspects of domestic and foreign policies of the USA and Canada as well as current theoretical and practical issues of the international policy, world economic relations, development in different countries of the world. It publishes materials representing results of researches carried out by Russian specialists and foreign analysts on Russian – U.S. and Russian – Canada relations. Now it is the leading magazine in Russia and CIS on all these matters. Also the journal publishes articles on such matters as security and defense policies, globalization and integration processes, innovation, scientific and technological progress, international terrorism and counter-terrorism, environmental challenges and cultural issues (literature, music, cinema, arts and architecture) etc.
Among readers of ‘USA v Canada journal’ are: international researchers and students of above mentioned issues, teachers, post-graduate students and students of higher education institutions, executives and staff of federal and regional state authorities, managers and analysts of banks, corporations, large enterprises.
About the authors of the journal are: the leading analysts of the Institute of USA & Canada Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, researchers from other Russian academic and non-academic think-tanks of international profile, foreign researchers, industry analysts and banking experts, professors of the universities and higher education institutions, post-graduate students, representatives of the legislative and executive bodies of the Russian Federation and the CIS countries.
The ‘USA v Canada: Economics – Politics – Culture’ journal is distributed by advance subscription only, and is not offered for sale. The subscription may be accomplished in every post-office in Russia using the Federal Postal Service union catalogue, section ‘ARSMI’, the journal index 70925. The subscription may start from every month, for any number of issues.
Since 2009 it has been possible to receive the full-text online version. The subscription for it is done centrally through the Russian Electronic Library system (section ‘NAUKA publishing house journals’). http://elibrary.ru/defaultx.asp
Editor-in-Chief of the journal – A. Panov.
Acting editor-in-chief is V. Spichkin