Comments on: Structural Adjustment and Privatization of the East German Economy — Guidelines for a Privatization Strategy

  • Garry J. Schinasi


The paper by Dr. Schnabel is well-written and well organized. It is a comprehensive presentation of three important aspects of reform in the former German Democratic Republic (GDR): (1) the need for restructuring and privatization; (2) the daunting task of the Treuhandanstalt, and (3) the various strategies that can be pursued to privatize the state owned enterprises in the GDR.


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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1996

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