The Socio-Economic Transformation: Getting Closer To What? by Zbigniew NahorskiThe Socio-Economic Transformation: Getting Closer To What? by Zbigniew Nahorski

The Socio-Economic Transformation: Getting Closer To What?

byZbigniew Nahorski, J. Owsinski, Tomasz Szapiro

Hardcover | March 14, 2007

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Transition economies offer a test case for concepts and theories, for broader ideas and for the methods of scientific enquiry, but also for the multiplicity of ideological interpretations. This volume addresses the major issues of transformation, institutional design, the redistribution paradigm and the macroeconomic decisions to be made.
SCOTT L. BAIER The John E. Walker Department of Economics, Clemson University, South Carolina, USA GERHARD GLOMM Economics Department, Indiana University at Bloomington, Indiana, USA THORVALDUR GYLFASON Department of Economics, University of Iceland, Iceland LEONARD HURWICZ College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota, USA MIKHAIL ...
Title:The Socio-Economic Transformation: Getting Closer To What?Format:HardcoverDimensions:146 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.06 inPublished:March 14, 2007Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230007945

ISBN - 13:9780230007949


Table of Contents

Preface Acknowledgements Contributors Some Remarks on the Study of Transformation Processes; Z.Nahorski, J.W.Owsinski & T.Szapiro PART I: INSTITUTIONAL TRANSFORMATION: THE OWNERSHIP PARADIGM An Essay in Modelling of Institutional Change; L.Hurwicz When do Stakes in Restructuring put Restructuring at Stake; P.J.H.Schröder Privatization, Efficiency and Economic Growth; T.Gylfason The Herring Barrel Metaphor and What Next; Jan W. Owsinski PART II: REDISTRIBUTION, GOVERNMENT, AND HUMAN CAPITAL Transition and Stability of Redistribution Policies; J-L.Schneider Fiscal Policy and Transition: the Case of Poland; S.L.Baier & G.Glomm Knowledge Management and the Strategies of Global Business Education: From Knowledge to Wisdom; M.Zeleny Modelling of Labor Market in a Transition Economy; M. Mikhalevich Index