Government reform of the Russian Academy of Sciences is timely (Nature 499, 5–6; 2013). But it must also be realistic. Simply imposing foreign models could be costly, inefficient and have disastrous consequences for the country's scientific community.
The Russian government contends that the academy is inefficient, so we suggest an international… (...) - by Sergey V. Razin & Yegor S. Vassetzky,
Nature, 499, 284 (18 July 2013)