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The Legacies of Central Planning and the Transition to a Market Economy: Ukranian Contradictions

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  • P.G. Hare
  • M. Ishaq
  • S. Estrin

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In this paper there is a investigation of Ukraine’s contradictory attitude to reform. This attitude has seen the country characterised by hesitancy on reforms which has stifled its economic performance in areas such as privatisation and competition policy. Most notably the presence of interest and lobby groups, conflict between political institutions, and contradictory conceptions of economic reform have hampered progress on transition to a market economy. There still appears to be a tendency to hold on to the institutions and workings of central planning.

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Paper provided by Centre for Economic Reform and Transformation, Heriot Watt University in its series CERT Discussion Papers with number 9618.

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Date of creation: 1996
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Handle: RePEc:hwe:certdp:9618

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  1. M. Ishaq, 1996. "The Ukrainian Economy and the Process of Reform: An Overview," CERT Discussion Papers 9616, Centre for Economic Reform and Transformation, Heriot Watt University.
  2. M. Ishaq & P.G. Hare, 1997. "Transition to the Market in Post-Communist Ukraine," CERT Discussion Papers 9721, Centre for Economic Reform and Transformation, Heriot Watt University.
  3. Peter Luzik, 1999. "International Experience in Tax Reform and Lessons for Ukraine," CERT Discussion Papers 9904, Centre for Economic Reform and Transformation, Heriot Watt University.
  4. M. Ishaq, 1997. "Foreign Direct Investment in Ukraine Since Independence," CERT Discussion Papers 9716, Centre for Economic Reform and Transformation, Heriot Watt University.
  5. M. Ishaq, 1997. "Macroeconomic Stabilisation in Transition Economies: The Moldovan Experience," CERT Discussion Papers 9706, Centre for Economic Reform and Transformation, Heriot Watt University.

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