Reluctant Capitalists: Russia's Journey Through Market Transition

Reluctant Capitalists: Russia's Journey Through Market Transition

by Linda M. Randall, M. Randall Linda
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415928249

ISBN-13: 9780415928243

Pub. Date: 08/06/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

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)

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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