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This is the first publication in English that systematically describes and analyzes the Russian economy and business system from the viewpoint of commercial and investment opportunities. This volume provides a forward-looking analysis of Russia's economic and business transition. This volume provides a forward-looking analysis of Russia's economic and business transition including both the internal perspective of Russian government officials and academics, and the external perspective of non-Russian specialists. Russia Inc. is an outstanding resource for both academics and business professionals.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780761830139
  • Publisher: University Press of America
  • Publication date: 5/28/2005
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 346
  • Product dimensions: 0.77 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 6.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Francis A. Lees is Theis Professor of Global Finance in the Tobin College of Business at St. John's University. Professor Lees holds a Ph.D. in Economics. Boris Z. Milner is Chief Researcher in the Institute of Economics at the Russian Academy of Science. Dr. Milner holds a Ph.D. in Management.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 List of Tables Chapter 2 List of Figures Chapter 3 Acknowledgments Chapter 4 List of Abbreviations Chapter 5 Introduction Chapter 6 Part I: Internal Perspective: Prospects for the Russian Economy: Transformation and Growth; Russia's Economic Policy on the Way to Market Democracy; Development of Fiscal Federalism; The Russian Tax System: Characteristics and Problems; Financial Me Chapter 7 Part II: Sectoral Analysis: The Banking System of Russia; Agri-Food Economy: Today and Tomorrow; Russian Government: Management and Reform of State Assets; Equity Market; Information Technology Sector: Current Status and Future Development Chapter 8 Part III: External Perspective: Russia's Transition: Perspective of a Large Foreign Investor; Russia and the Debt Capital Market; Governance and the Investment Climate; Petroleum Investment; Industrial Entrepreneurs: General Motors in Russia Chapter 9 Index Chapter 10 Contributors and Editors

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