Rise and Fall of Czech Capitalism: Economic Development in the Czeh Republic since 1989

Rise and Fall of Czech Capitalism: Economic Development in the Czeh Republic since 1989

by Martin R. Myant

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Rise and Fall of Czech Capitalism: Economic Development in the Czeh Republic since 1989 by Martin R. Myant

Covering the period 1989-2002, Myant (business, U. of Paisley, UK) traces the developments of the Czech economy after the fall of communist power. He explores the economic debates and formulations of policy, relating them to actual economic developments and performance. He particularly focuses on industries and sectors that were the target of government policies. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781843762270
Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date: 01/01/2003
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

List of Tablesvi
Abbreviationsviii
Acknowledgementsx
Chronology of Key Eventsxi
Czech Republic--Basic Dataxiv
Map of Czech Republicxv
1.Introduction1
2.Towards Economic Reform10
3.The Transformation Depression25
4.The Golden Age and After51
5.Money and the Central Bank71
6.Politicians and the Central Bank92
7.Voucher Privatisation and After114
8.Banks and the Czech Road141
9.Transforming Industrial Enterprises166
10.Government and Industry188
11.Skoda-Plzen211
12.Chemicals--A Failure for Privatisation226
13.Inward Investment and Competitiveness245
14.Conclusion262
References268
Index278

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