Transition and Democracy in Mongolia

@article{Pomfret2000TransitionAD,
  title={Transition and Democracy in Mongolia},
  author={Richard Pomfret},
  journal={Europe-Asia Studies},
  year={2000},
  volume={52},
  pages={149 - 160}
}
  • R. Pomfret
  • Published 1 January 2000
  • Economics
  • Europe-Asia Studies
The overall picture of the Mongolian economic performance during the 1990s has been described as rapid and successful. It is noted that despite the adverse initial conditions in the 1990s Mongolia has been successful in embracing democracy and bringing about a rapid economic reform. This article determines the authenticity of this judgement by examining closely the case of Mongolia. Divided into five sections the first section provides a brief review of the economy on the eve of the raid… 
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