Divergent Paths in Post-Communist Transformation

Capitalism for All or Capitalism for the Few?

  • Authors
  • Oleh Havrylyshyn

Part of the Studies in Economic Transition book series (SET)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Introduction and Overview

    1. Oleh Havrylyshyn
      Pages 1-11
  3. Background: Transition Debates and Statistical Facts

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Oleh Havrylyshyn
      Pages 15-46
    3. Oleh Havrylyshyn
      Pages 47-77
  4. An Ex Post Transition Paradigm: Uncharted Waters, Pirate Raids and Safe Havens

  5. A Summing Up

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 231-231
    2. Oleh Havrylyshyn
      Pages 233-254
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 277-314

About this book


The most comprehensive and up-to-date analysis of the successes and failures of 27 countries post-communism transformation. Looking at life after the fall of the Berlin wall in 1989, the book examines and contrasts why some countries have virtually completed their transformation to a liberal polity and economy, while others lag behind.


capitalism communism international organizations transformation

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