The Transformation of the World Economy, 1980–93

  • Robert Solomon

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
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  10. Back Matter
    Pages 219-238

About this book


The transformation since 1980 of many industrial countries, Communist nations and numerous developing countries entails a shift away from government involvement in economies toward greater reliance on market forces. This book analyses these dramatic changes in the context of the increasing economic interdependence under the influence of the revolution in computer technology and telecommunications.


Asia communism developing countries Eastern Europe economic integration economic policy economy Germany integration interaction Japan Poverty Russia science and technology transformation

Authors and affiliations

  • Robert Solomon
    • 1
  1. 1.The Brookings InstitutionUSA

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