Transforming Management in Central and Eastern Europe by Roderick MartinTransforming Management in Central and Eastern Europe by Roderick Martin

Transforming Management in Central and Eastern Europe

byRoderick Martin

Paperback | November 25, 1999

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Transforming Management in Central and Eastern Europe analyses changes in enterprises in seven European countries since 1989 - Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Russia, and Slovakia. Economic trends have differed vastly between these countries, but nevertheless, there arecommon objectives, common problems, and significant similarities in developments. This book shows the continuities, as well as the discontinuities, between the Socialist and the post-Socialist periods. It argues that Central and Eastern European countries are developing a distinctive, hybrid form ofpost-Socialist economic system, largely dominated by enterprise managers in alliance with state administrations-politicized managerial capitalism. Privatization has not transformed management practices, competition has.
Roderick Martin is Professor of Organizational Behaviour at the University of Strathclyde. Previous posts have included Professor of Organizational Behaviour, University of Glasgow; Director, University of Glasgow Business School (1992-6); Fellow of Templeton College, Oxford University (1988-91); Professor of Industrial Sociology, Imp...
Title:Transforming Management in Central and Eastern EuropeFormat:PaperbackPublished:November 25, 1999Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198775687

ISBN - 13:9780198775683

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction: Transforming Management2. Political Transformation3. Economic Transformation: Collapse and Recovery4. Marketization and Privatization5. Management at the Enterprise Level6. Employment Relations in Transformation: The Dog that did not Bark7. Western Company Approaches to Business in the CEE8. Joint Ventures9. Conclusion: Post Socialist Management in CEE and the International EconomyReferences