Agricultural Cooperative Enterprise in the Transition from Socialist Collective Farming

@article{Gardner2006AgriculturalCE,
  title={Agricultural Cooperative Enterprise in the Transition from Socialist Collective Farming},
  author={Bruce L. Gardner and Zvi Lerman},
  journal={Journal of Rural Cooperation},
  year={2006},
  volume={34},
  pages={1-18}
}
Cooperative enterprise has appeal as a means of filling gaps in the economic institutions of the rural sectors of the transition economies of Central and Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union. But in addition to problems that have faced cooperatives in the West because of their inherent characteristics, the Soviet-era legacy created cultural burdens that cooperatives will have to overcome. A review of countries’ experiences since 1989 indicates some commonalities in attempts to create “new… 

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