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Transformations Économiques Et Stratégies De Rattrapage En Europe De L'Est


  • Magalie MOLLET

    (Centre Interuniversitaire d'Études Hongroises, Université de Paris 3 Sorbonne)

  • Xavier RICHET

    (CIEH, Université de Paris 3 Sorbonne Nouvelle)


This article starts with the increasing differences between Central and Oriental economies since the beginning of the transition process. The countries that are most favorable to Foreign Direct Investment (Hungary, the Czech Republic and to a lesser extent Poland) enjoy better results than the other countries: they have reaped substantial benefits and many new companies have been set up. As a result all Eastern Europe transition economies are now turning to practices favoring Foreign Investment. In this respect Balkan countries are following suit, with some delay but with a lot of determination, and could learn from the Hungarian experience.

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  • Magalie MOLLET & Xavier RICHET, 2003. "Transformations Économiques Et Stratégies De Rattrapage En Europe De L'Est," Region et Developpement, Region et Developpement, LEAD, Universite du Sud - Toulon Var, vol. 18, pages 87-110.
  • Handle: RePEc:tou:journl:v:18:y:2003:p:87-110

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    JEL classification:

    • O33 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights - - - Technological Change: Choices and Consequences; Diffusion Processes
    • O52 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economywide Country Studies - - - Europe
    • P27 - Economic Systems - - Socialist Systems and Transition Economies - - - Performance and Prospects
    • P31 - Economic Systems - - Socialist Institutions and Their Transitions - - - Socialist Enterprises and Their Transitions


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