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Privatization in Eastern Europe: A Critical Approach

Privatization in Eastern Europe: A Critical Approach (Hardback)

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The task of turning the state-owned assets of the Eastern European countries over to private ownership is one of the most challenging of our time, both intellectually and in practical terms.



Ivan Major's in-depth critique of the plans and programmes of the East European governments addresses the core issues of privatization from the perspective of both potential winners and losers. After discussing the analytical framework, he offers an assessment of the legacy of the command economy and includes individual country studies of Czechoslovakia, the former GDR, Hungary, Poland and the former Soviet Union. The following chapters look at the theoretical, political and economic underpinning as well as assessments of the initial results of East European privatizations. Dr Major argues that the whole network of political regulation must be dismantled if an efficient market economy is to emerge.



Privatization in Eastern Europe offers a critical analysis of the movement towards privatization in Eastern Europe as well as an authoritative assessment of the existing literature. This book will be welcomed by scholars and policymakers as an important source of analysis, argument and information.

BusinessBusiness & managementOwnership & organization of enterprisesPrivatizationBusinessEconomicsInternational economicsBusinessIndustry & industrial studiesHistory & PoliticsPolitics & governmentCentral governmentCentral government policiesHistory & PoliticsPolitics & governmentPolitical structure & processes Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd Publication Date: 30/09/1993 ISBN-13: 9781852788872  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Ivan Major, Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Economics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences and Managing Director of the Blue Ribbon Commission Hungarian Foundation, Hungary

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