Advanced Search
MyIDEAS: Login to save this article or follow this journal

Repenser le soutien de la communauté internationale à l'Europe de l'Est

Contents:

Author Info

  • Michel Aglietta
  • Michèle Bailly
  • Christian de
  • Jean-Michel Charpin
  • Jean-Paul Dessertine
  • Etienne Lakits
  • Georges Mink
  • Jean-Pierre Page
  • Jacques Sapir
  • Jean Pisani-Ferry

Abstract

[eng] Rethinking on International Aids for Eastern Europe The transition of the Eastern European countries toward market economies will be longer and more difficult that what had been initially imagined. The collapse of the communist system was generally accompanied by violent therapies including price liberalisation and the opening to international trade. Meanwhile there was an attempt to put into place the actors and the institutions required by an open-market economy, particularly through ambitious privatisation programs. While these therapies first permitted a relative economic stabilization of the Eastern European countries, it quickly become clear that the interdependence which had been organized by the communist regime was initially underestimated. The economic disorganization caused by the collapse of the CAEM led to a sharp decline in trade, and to recessions that were more severe than had been forecast. No rapid recovery could then (or even now) be foreseen, due to the slow progress of structural reforms. The collapse of the communist administration also led to a loss of fiscal revenue. The ex-USSR, which least resembled a market economy, was therefore also the most affected. In this paper, we study mechanisms, especially monetary mechanisms, which could help Eastern Europeancountries to learn how to build an open-market economy, and how to solve the problems raised by economic integration, before they encounter international competition. If the success of the development programs for Eastern European countries requires access to western markets, the coordination among these programs needs to be improved. We thus describe the conditions and the means which would improve the efficiency of international aid. [fre] La transition des pays d'Europe de l'Est vers l'économie de marché sera plus longue et plus coûteuse qu'il n'était prévu à l'origine. En effet, l'effondrement du système communiste s'est accompagnée le plus souvent d'une thérapie de choc c

(This abstract was borrowed from another version of this item.)

Download Info

If you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.
File URL: http://www.cairn.info/load_pdf.php?ID_ARTICLE=REOF_P1992_42N1_0199
Download Restriction: free

File URL: http://www.cairn.info/revue-de-l-ofce-1992-4-page-199.htm
Download Restriction: free

Bibliographic Info

Article provided by Presses de Sciences-Po in its journal Revue de l'OFCE.

Volume (Year): n° 42 (1992)
Issue (Month): 4 ()
Pages: 199-248

as in new window
Handle: RePEc:cai:reofsp:reof_p1992_42n1_0199

Contact details of provider:
Web page: http://www.cairn.info/revue-de-l-ofce.htm

Related research

Keywords:

Other versions of this item:

References

No references listed on IDEAS
You can help add them by filling out this form.

Citations

Citations are extracted by the CitEc Project, subscribe to its RSS feed for this item.
as in new window

Cited by:
  1. Assen Slim, 2001. "Ten Years of Western Aid for the CEECs : a Mixed Outcome," Revue d'Économie Financière, Programme National Persée, vol. 6(1), pages 251-262.

Lists

This item is not listed on Wikipedia, on a reading list or among the top items on IDEAS.

Statistics

Access and download statistics

Corrections

When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:cai:reofsp:reof_p1992_42n1_0199. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Jean-Baptiste de Vathaire).

If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.

If the full references list an item that is present in RePEc, but the system did not link to it, you can help with this form.

If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.