It was far from being a nail-biter. Russian President Vladimir Putin easily won Sunday’s election with nearly 77 percent of the vote. Already the country’s longest-serving leader since Joseph Stalin, he will lead Russia until 2024. To discuss this: Alexander Nekrassov is a former adviser to the Kremlin and a Russian analyst. Sergey Aleksashenko is a senior fellow in Global Economy and Development at the Brookings Institution. Paul Hockenos is an author and freelance writer. Harlan Ullman is a senior adviser of the Atlantic Council.