Reluctant Capitalists: Russia's Journey Through Market Transition

Reluctant Capitalists: Russia's Journey Through Market Transition

by Linda M. Randall, M. Randall Linda
     
 

Reluctant Capitalists examines Russia's plodding, sometimes painful, journey toward a free-market. Through case studies, interviews and first-hand observation, Randall tells us of Russia's economic troubles and offers suggestions for making market reform work.See more details below

Overview

Reluctant Capitalists examines Russia's plodding, sometimes painful, journey toward a free-market. Through case studies, interviews and first-hand observation, Randall tells us of Russia's economic troubles and offers suggestions for making market reform work.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415928243
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/06/2001
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.63(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Preface: A Personal Journey1
1Reluctant Capitalists9
2Early Steps in the Journey: The Origin of Russian Business Traditions, 1590-191721
3Scars of Change: The Rise and Fall of the Soviet Manager, 1917-199143
4Corporate Governance: A Requisite for Successful Privatization65
5The Myth of Privatization85
6Government as a Source of Support97
7The Trickle-Down Effect of Institutional Change115
8Network, not Cash Flow127
9Legitimacy: Litmus Test for Change141
10Taking Care of Business: Filling the Vacuum Left by Government157
11Changing Heart and Mind: The Education of the Russian Manager173
12At the Crossroads187
Bibliography199
Index207

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