Modern Economic Systems and Their Transformation

Modern Economic Systems and Their Transformation

by J. L. Porket, Porkett J. L.



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780333721308
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date: 07/28/1998
Pages: 318
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.88(d)

About the Author

J.L Porket is Senior Associate of St. Antony's College in Oxford.

Table of Contents

Contents List of Tables List of Figures Introduction PART I: TENSIONS An Historical Overview Type of Modern Economic System Environment of Modern Economic Systems PART II: SYSTEMS Market Capitalism Command Capitalism Market Socialism Command Socialism PART III: GOVERNMENTS The Government Economy The Welfare State Welfare Under Command Socialism PART IV: TRANSFORMATION Economic Transformation Post-Communist Transformation Models for Transformation Components and Dynamics of Economic Transformation Economic Transformation in Practice Privatization Housholds Attitudes and Politics PART V: FINALE The Individual, the Market, and the State The World in Transition Notes Select Bibliography Index

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