• Sign In
  • Help
  • My Basket0
Transition: The First Decade (Hardback)
  • Transition: The First Decade (Hardback)
zoom

Transition: The First Decade (Hardback)

(editor), (editor)
£44.95
Hardback Published: 01/03/2002
  • Not available

This product is currently unavailable.

  • This item has been added to your basket

Check Marketplace availability

The former socialist countries' transition to market economies is one of the momentous transformations in modern history. The pace and degree of success have varied widely, and there is increasing divergence in performance, structure, and institutions among the transition economies. These differences are largely determined by country-specific conditions and political configurations. This book compares the experiences of the countries involved over the first ten years to determine what has worked and failed, as well as the nature of the challenges that lie ahead.After two overviews of the transition process to date, the book presents eleven specific country cases: the reunification of East and West Germany; the most successful transition countries, Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Croatia, and Slovenia; the less successful experience of countries in the former Soviet Union, namely, Russia, Belarus, and Ukraine; and the dissimilar developments in two major Balkan countries, Bulgaria and Romania. The final section summarizes the policy lessons of the different experiences. The contributors, who include ministers, government officials, academics, and leaders of international monetary institutions, stress the need for greater emphasis on institutional building and on the enforcement of contracts.

Publisher: MIT Press Ltd
ISBN: 9780262025058
Weight: 839 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 31 mm

You may also be interested in...

The Corrosion of Character
Added to basket
The Mystery Of Capital
Added to basket
The Globalization Paradox
Added to basket
Capitalism
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The Enigma of Capital
Added to basket
Alfie Potts
Added to basket
£4.99
Paperback
The Anti-Capitalistic Mentality
Added to basket
Bad Samaritans
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The Road to Serfdom
Added to basket
£15.99
Paperback
Respect Yourself
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Capitalism and Freedom
Added to basket
Varieties of Capitalism
Added to basket
The Racket
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.