Transition economies
M. R. Myant
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Transition economies

political economy in Russia, Eastern Europe, and Central Asia

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This edition published in by Wiley in Hoboken, NJ.

Written in English

391 pages

"Global business managers will explore the economic transformation in former communist countries of Eastern and Central Europe and countries of the former Soviet Union with this book. It takes them from the end of central planning to the capitalist varieties of the present. It covers differences between countries in terms of economic performance and integration into the world economy. The chapters examine these differences in terms of historical backgrounds, location and policies pursued. Attention is placed on state forms and the role of the state in development, to political forms and interest representation and to the development of new forms of business organization. This will provide global business managers with a basis for identifying and explaining changes between groupings of countries in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union."--

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Transition economies

political economy in Russia, Eastern Europe, and Central Asia

This edition published in by Wiley in Hoboken, NJ.


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"Global business managers will explore the economic transformation in former communist countries of Eastern and Central Europe and countries of the former Soviet Union with this book. It takes them from the end of central planning to the capitalist varieties of the present. It covers differences between countries in terms of economic performance and integration into the world economy. The chapters examine these differences in terms of historical backgrounds, location and policies pursued. Attention is placed on state forms and the role of the state in development, to political forms and interest representation and to the development of new forms of business organization. This will provide global business managers with a basis for identifying and explaining changes between groupings of countries in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union."--

Table of Contents

sect. I THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF STATE SOCIALISM. 1. The system of state socialism
2. The successes and failures of central planning
3. From reform to breakdown
sect. II. MACROECONOMIC TRANSFORMATIONS : FROM SHOCK TO RECOVERY. 4. The courses of transition
sect. III. TRANSITIONS : POLICIES AND ALTERNATIVES. 5. A strategy for transition
6. Alternatives and adaptations
sect. IV. THE STATE. 7. State capacity and the rule of law
8. State consolidation : Russia in a comparative perspective
9. Economic role of the state
10. Welfare states and regimes
sect. V. MICROECONOMIC EVOLUTION : NEW FORMS OF BUSINESS. 11. Enterprises: Shock and survival
12. The growth of new business
13. Privatization
14. A new banking system
15. Enterprises in the period of economic recovery
sect. VI. CONCLUSIONS. 16. Emerging varieties of capitalism
17. The financial crisis and a verdict on transition.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
330.947
Library of Congress
HC340.12 .M93 2011

The Physical Object

Pagination
xxiv, 391 p. :
Number of pages
391

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25008141M
ISBN 10
0470596198
ISBN 13
9780470596197
LC Control Number
2010032318
OCLC/WorldCat
645673618

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