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Building capitalism

the transformation of the former Soviet bloc

by Anders Г…slund

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Post-communism -- Europe, Eastern,
  • Privatization -- Europe, Eastern,
  • Privatization -- Russia (Federation),
  • Privatization -- Former Soviet republics,
  • Europe, Eastern -- Economic policy -- 1989-,
  • Europe, Eastern -- Economic conditions -- 1989-,
  • Russia (Federation) -- Economic policy -- 1991-,
  • Russia (Federation) -- Economic conditions -- 1991-,
  • Soviet Union -- Economic conditions -- 1985-1991

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 457-489) and index.

    StatementAnders Åslund.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC244 .A813 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 508 p. :
    Number of Pages508
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15504819M
    ISBN 100521801397, 0521805252
    LC Control Number00065989
    OCLC/WorldCa45583400

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    Re-Imagining Capitalism Building a Responsible Long-Term Model Edited by Dominic Barton, Dezso Horvath, and Matthias Kipping. Provides views on reforming capitalism from academia, business, and NGOs; Brings together a first rate group of academics and business people who have made significant contributions to debate on the subject.   The Half Has Never Been Told] covers a great deal of ground—not only economic enterprise but religion, ideas of masculinity and gender, and national and Southern t's work is a valuable addition to the growing literature on slavery and American development Baptist has a knack for explaining complex financial matters in lucid prose/5(8).


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