Transition And Beyond by S. EstrinTransition And Beyond by S. Estrin

Transition And Beyond

byS. EstrinEditorG. Kolodko, M. Uvalic

Hardcover | August 10, 2007

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This book covers a wide variety of aspects of transition in Central and Southeast Europe and the CIS, including the socialist legacy, privatization and growth, skills, and banking reforms. It also covers the evolution of the global economy beyond transition, looking at complexity, risk management, the optimal transition path, and globalization.
MARINA BAKANOVA World Bank Country Economist for Belarus SIMON COMMANDER Director of the Centre for New and Emerging Markets (CNEM), London Business School, UK; Senior Adviser, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, UK LÁSZLÓ CSABA Professor of Economics and European Studies, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary; P...
Title:Transition And BeyondFormat:HardcoverDimensions:307 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.85 inPublished:August 10, 2007Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230546978

ISBN - 13:9780230546974


Table of Contents

Introduction; S.Estrin, G.Kolodko & M.Uvalic PART I: THE SOCIALIST LEGACY The Rise and Fall of Socialist Planning; M.Ellman Life Cycle of the Centrally Planned Economy: Why Soviet Growth Rates Peaked in the 1950s; V.Popov Are Transition Economies Normal Developing Countries? The Burden of the Socialist Past; M.Keren & G.Ofer PART II: TRANSITION: FROM SOCIALISM TO CAPITALISM Growth, Initial Conditions and, Law and Speed of Privatization in Transition Countries: 11 Years Later; S.Godoy & J.E.Stiglitz Skills and the Transition; S.Commander Financial Transition in Central and Eastern Europe: A Note; Cecco Investment, Wages and Corporate Governance During the Transition: Evidence from Slovenian Firms; J.Prasnikar & J.Svejnar How Different is Serbia?; M.Uvalic The Search for Identity: Where is Russia Heading?; P.Desai The Effects of Privatization on Company Performance in Belarus; S.Estrin, M.Bakanova, I.Pelipas & S.Pukovich PART III: BEYOND TRANSITION Complexity and Systemic Failure; V.Tanzi Risk Management and Systemic Risk; J.Eatwell Optimal Transition Trajectories?; L.Csaba The Great Post-Communist Change and Uncertain Future of the World; G.W.Kolodko