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Structural Change during Transition: Is Russia Becoming a Service Economy?

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  • Albrecht Kauffmann

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This paper analyses the structural change in Russia during the transition from the planned to a market economy. With regard to the famous three sector hypothesis, broad economic sectors were formed as required by this theory. The computation of their shares at GNP at market prices using Input-Output tables, and the adjustment of results from distortions, generated as side effects of tax avoidance practices, shows results that clearly reject claims that Russia would be on the road to a post-industrial service economy. Instead, at least until 2001, a tendency of "primarisation" could be observed, that presents Russia closer to less-developed countries.

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Paper provided by Universität Potsdam, Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliche Fakultät in its series Volkswirtschaftliche Diskussionsbeiträge with number 80.

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Date of creation: Sep 2005
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Handle: RePEc:pot:vwldis:80

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Keywords: Russian Federation; Deindustrialisation; Natural Resources; Conversion;

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  1. Klaus Schöler, 2007. "Gibt es eine optimale Stadtgröße?," Volkswirtschaftliche Diskussionsbeiträge 89, Universität Potsdam, Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliche Fakultät.
  2. Jovan Zubovic, 2012. "Human Capital Development as a Tool for Managing Structural Changes - Secondary Education vs. Structural Change," Book Chapters, Institute of Economic Sciences.
  3. Albrecht Kauffmann, 2007. "Transport Costs and the Size of Cities : the Case of Russia," Volkswirtschaftliche Diskussionsbeiträge 93, Universität Potsdam, Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliche Fakultät.

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