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Eastern Europe in Transition


  • Oldrich Kyn

    (Boston University)


Presented at the Conference about Transition to a Market Economy in Baltic States, in Bergen, Norway, 1994. The paper gives an overview of diverse views on three basic questions: 1) Why did Communism collapse? 2)Why the transition to the Market Economy has been so difficult? and 3)Why some countries did much better than the other?

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  • Oldrich Kyn, 2005. "Eastern Europe in Transition," Development and Comp Systems 0509027, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:wpa:wuwpdc:0509027
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    Transition to Market; Collapse of Communism; Strategy of transition; von Mises; Hayek; Ellman; Kolodko; Klaus; Sik; Third Way; Intriligator; Pelikan; Nuti; Roemer; Mygind; AAge; Gylfason;

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    • O - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
    • P - Economic Systems

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