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Working Paper
Transition in Southeast Europe: Understanding Economic Development and Institutional Change

The paper analyses the 20-year experience with transition in the SEE countries in a comparative framework, illustrating how these countries encountered difficulties in its implementation, despite having some of the best starting conditions in 1989 to...

Communist state Economic development Institutional economics
Working Paper
The Demographic Transformation of Post-Socialist Countries: Causes, Consequences, and Questions

The formerly socialist countries of Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union have experienced a remarkable demographic transformation in the past twenty years...

Families Health Population
Book
Income Inequality and Poverty in Transition China

Equality and inequality Income distribution Socialism
Book Chapter
The Informal Sector During Crisis and Transition

From the book: Informal Labour Markets and Development

Econometric models (Economic development) Informal sector (Economics) Labor market
Working Paper
The Informal Sector During Crisis and Transition

One of the most notable phenomena during economic transition is the shrinkage of the public sector and expansion of the not working population, simultaneously with the expansion of both the formal and informal private sectors...

Econometric models (Economic development) Informal sector (Economics) Labor market
Book
Inequality and Social Structure During the Transition

Social structures undergo transformation with the transition to a market economy. This collection examines the role of inequality in the formation of economic elites and middle classes, as well as in the rise of poverty in transitional societies...

Elite (Social sciences) Equality and inequality Post-communism
Book Chapter
Transition and Social Structures: General Determinants of the Change

From the book: Inequality and Social Structure During the Transition

Sociological aspects (Economics) Post-communism Socialism
Book Chapter
Uzbekistan

From the book: Inequality and Social Structure During the Transition

Government spending policy Measurement (Poverty) Socialism
Book Chapter
Democratic People's Republic of Korea: Structure of the Welfare System and Expected Impact of Marketization

From the book: Poverty, Income Distribution and Well-Being in Asia during the Transition

Communist state Government policy (Poor) Public welfare
Book Chapter
Vietnam: Transition as a Socialist Project in East Asia

From the book: Transition and Institutions

Economic development Industrial policy Labor policy
Book Chapter
Introduction

From the book: From Shock to Therapy

Economic policy Free trade International relations
Book Chapter
Transition from Socialism: Where to?

From the book: From Shock to Therapy

Central planning Economic growth Economic planning
Book Chapter
Systemic Change and Economic Performance

From the book: From Shock to Therapy

Central planning Economic planning Economic policy
Book Chapter
Transition from Plan to Market: Concept and Implementation

From the book: From Shock to Therapy

Capitalism Central planning Privatization
Working Paper
Underdevelopment, Transition and Reconstruction in Sub-Saharan Africa

Reconstructing Africa's war damaged economies is an urgent task...

Economic policy (Business enterprises) Economic policy Government policy (Poor)
Working Paper
Viet Nam: Transition as a Socialist Project in East Asia

In analyzing Viet Nam's recent economic adjustments, this paper attempts to distinguish events and policies that are properly assigned to the transition effort (defined as the process of increasing the market determination of economic outcomes) a...

Economic development Industrial policy Labor policy
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