The Failure of Management Techniques in Central Planning Economies

  • Wiktor Askanas


This chapter examines the causes underlying economic failure in communist countries. Special consideration is given to the role of the application of Western management techniques in these centrally planned economies.


Ideological Language Social Upheaval Central Planning Economy Informal Lobby Negative Competition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wiktor Askanas
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  1. 1.Faculty of AdministrationUniversity of New BrunswickFrederictonCanada

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