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How Capitalism Was Built: The Transformation of Central and Eastern Europe, Russia, and Central Asia
Introduction: a world transformed 1. Communism and its demise 2. Shock therapy vs. gradualism 3. Output: slump and recovery 4. Liberalisation: the creation of a market economy 5. From hyper-inflationExpand
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How to Stabilize: Lessons from Post-communist Countries
BETWEEN 1989 AND 1991 the collapse of the Soviet bloc brought down the established political system in a number of countries.' With the rapid decline of the communist party's power throughout theExpand
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Building Capitalism: The Transformation of the Former Soviet Bloc
List of tables and charts Acknowledgements List of abbreviations Introduction 1. What communism actually was 2. The decline and fall of socialism 3. Strategic policy choices 4. Changes in output andExpand
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How Capitalism Was Built: The Transformation of Central and Eastern Europe, Russia, the Caucasus, and Central Asia
Introduction: a world transformed 1. Communism and its demise 2. Radical reform versus gradualism 3. Output: from slump to recovery and boom 4. Liberalization: the creation of a market economy 5.Expand
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The Last Shall Be the First: The East European Financial Crisis
This book deals with the financial crisis in Eastern Europe that erupted in the fall of 2008 and abated in the spring of 2010. It concentrates on the ten new eastern members of the European Union.Expand
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Russia's Capitalist Revolution: Why Market Reform Succeeded and Democracy Failed
The Russian revolution, collapse of the Soviet Union, and Russia's ensuing transformation belong to the greatest dramas of our time. Revolutions are usually messy and emotional affairs, challengingExpand
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The Economic Policy of Ukraine after the Orange Revolution
A prominent specialist on economic transition in the former Soviet Union discusses changes in Ukraine's economic policy in the aftermath of Viktor Yushchenko's accession to that country's presidencyExpand
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Observations on the Development of Small Private Enterprises in Russia
A prominent Western specialist on the Russian economy presents an up-to-date overview of the country's small private business enterprises, here defined as registered enterprises employing up to 200Expand
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