Seven lessons from post-communist transition
AbstractThe 20th anniversary of the beginning of economic reforms in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union provides a good opportunity to comment on the lessons of transition says Andrei Shleifer, a Professor of Economics at Harvard University. He made a top seven list, which might be useful to future reformers. Some of the issues are relevant not only for communist countries; the problems of heavily statist economies are similar.
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Date of creation: Feb 2012
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Post-communist transition and development issues; Eastern Europe; Caucasus and Central Asia; economic reforms;
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