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Corporate Reform in Russia and the Former Soviet Union: The First Ten Years

  • Stilpon Nestor
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Abstract

The break-up of the former Soviet Union (FSU) brought a sea of change in economic organization. Central planning and command structures that had been in place for over seventy years collapsed. In some parts of the former empire, a quasi-centralized control of resource allocation remained the norm, albeit on a much smaller scale and with different goals to serve than the previous socialist state. In many other parts, including Russia, the break-up of the central command structures was seen as the seed for creating a market economy.

Keywords

Foreign Direct Investment Corporate Governance Cash Flow Joint Stock Company Former Soviet Union 
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