Is There an Austrian Approach to Transition?
AbstractThis paper discusses the meaning of the term "transition" and its implications for policy making. It is suggested that an Austrian view would enhance a better understanding of what has been happening in Central and Eastern Europe in the past decade. Within this framework, the analysis should be based on three criteria: acquisition of knowledge, individual responsibility, free entry. It concludes that future transition analysis should devote more attention to the way a number of subjectivistic features drive institutional change, as well as to the features of the new opportunity sets made available to individuals. Copyright 2002 by Kluwer Academic Publishers
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Volume (Year): 15 (2002)
Issue (Month): 1 (January)
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