ISBN-10:
1565490886
ISBN-13:
9781565490888
Pub. Date:
02/28/1999
Publisher:
Kumarian Press, Inc.
The Cuban Way: Capitalism, Communism and Confrontation / Edition 1

The Cuban Way: Capitalism, Communism and Confrontation / Edition 1

by Ana Julia Jatar-Hausmann

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ISBN-13: 9781565490888
Publisher: Kumarian Press, Inc.
Publication date: 02/28/1999
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 184
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Ana Julia Jatar-Hausmann is a Senior Fellow at the Inter-American Dialogue, Washington, DC. She was previously a full-time researcher and professor at the Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administración in Venezuela (1986-92) and headed the antitrust agency in Venezuela(1992-94). She earned a Ph.D. in Economics at Warwick University, United Kingdom.

Table of Contents

1) The Same, but Different; 2) Living with Socialism; 3) Socialism or Growth: Cuba in the Golden '80s; 4) The Early '90s: A Very "Special Period"; 5) Hunting for Dollars; 6) Capitalism "a la Cubana"; 7) A Portrait of the Self-employed: Cuba's Landrafters; 8) Bigger-is-Better Capitalism; 9) What Comes Next? Ending the Long-distance Civil War

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Bernard Aronson

Bernard Aronson, Assistant Secretary of State for Inter-American Affairs, 1989-93

In most debates about Cuba today there is far more heat than light. Jatar-Hausmann focuses on the facts and offers an important picture of Cuban realities. Whether one agrees or disagrees with her conclusions, The Cuban Way is must reading for anyone seriously debating US policy toward Cuba.

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