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Privatizing Eastern Europe

Jozef M. van Brabant

Privatizing Eastern Europe

the role of markets and ownership in the transition

by Jozef M. van Brabant

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Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Dordrecht, Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe, Eastern,
  • Europe, Eastern.
    • Subjects:
    • Privatization -- Europe, Eastern.,
    • Post-communism -- Europe, Eastern.,
    • Europe, Eastern -- Economic policy -- 1989-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-312) and index.

      Statementby Jozef M. van Brabant.
      SeriesInternational studies in economics and econometrics ;, v. 24
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD4140.7 .B73 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination327 p. ;
      Number of Pages327
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1715563M
      ISBN 100792318617
      LC Control Number92017923

      Privatization and Restructuring in Central and Eastern Europe a positive operating cash flow, average oper-ating cashflow as a percent of revenue, growth in labor productivity, growth in total factor productivity, and growth in exports. The data show that for each firm these measures tend to be highly correlated. The econometric analy-. 1. Introduction. Many countries have launched large-scale privatization programs in the last two decades, including both developing countries and developed countries. 1 The most ambitious privatization programs, however, have been the ones undertaken in the transition economies of Eastern Europe. In these economies, all enterprises were state-owned in , but by several Cited by:

      The data on the privatization methods adopted in Western Europe confirm a general trend, with private sales (henceforth PS), i.e. a private equity placement to strategic investors, accounting for the majority of cases. Privatization on public equity markets (public offerings, henceforth PO) . Downloadable (with restrictions)! This paper proposes a model to shed light on two important policy features of privatization in Central and Eastern Europe: the idea of a necessary critical mass of privatization on the one hand, and the difficulties encountered in the actual privatization process on the other, related to the government's inability to precommit to announced policies.

      In the s, the governments in Eastern and Central Europe engaged in extensive privatization of state-owned enterprises in Eastern and Central Europe and Russia, with assistance from the World Bank, the U.S. Agency for International Development, the German Treuhand, and other governmental and nongovernmental organizations. From soaring mountains to golden sands, Eastern Europe reveals a tapestry of quaint and contemporary cultures – always with enough rough edges to keep you intrigued. Eastern Europe is a warehouse of culture, whether your preference is fine arts or folk singing. Cities such as Prague, St Petersburg and Budapest are effortlessly elegant.


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Format: Textbook Binding. The central subject matter is a fairly special one, namely the privatization of these economies together with the restoration and effective monitoring of property rights. These are paramount tasks of the ongoing transformations once progress toward pOlitical democracy is secured.

Markets and Institutions in Large-Scale Privatization: An Approach to Economic and Social Transformation in Eastern Europe 2. Privatization and Corporate Governance: Can a Market Economy Be Designed. Evolution and Design in the East European Transition 4. Corporate Control and Financial Reform 5.

Insiders and the State 6. In this way, privatization has spread from Europe to Latin America, from Asia to Africa, reaching its zenith with Central and Eastern Europe's transition from socialism to many countries state ownership has been an important tool in bringing cheap water, energy, and transport to poorer segments of the population.

About the Author. DAVID CLAPHAM is Professor of Housing at the Centre for Housing Management and Development at the University of Wales.

JOZSEF HEGEDUS is Managing Director of Metropolitan Research in Budapest. KEITH KINTREA Cited by: Deutsche Bundespost became in January Deutsche Post - the state owns % through the KfW.; Deutsche Telekom - the state still owns 32%, partly direct and partly through the KfW.; Deutsche Postbank - in the state floated a minority stake for € billion; Deutsche Bundesbahn became Deutsche Bahn inalthough it is % state owned.; UFA underwent privatization in Privatization in Easter Europe offers a critical analysis of the movement towards privatization in Eastern Europe as well as an authoritative assessment of the existing literature.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages ; 25 cm. Contents: 1. Privatization of State Enterprises in East Germany / Ulrich. In Eastern Europe, privatization is a very different task, involving nothing less than the complete redefinition of property rights for literally thousands of enterprises.

Privatization in central and eastern Europe. [Saul Estrin;] -- Provides a systematic, comprehensive and authoritative analysis of the privatization process in Central and Eastern Europe.

Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. The creation of new economic and legal mechanisms to replace the fallen communist systems of Eastern Europe must surely count as one of the greatest organizational challenges of this century, and economists and politicians alike are constantly grappling with the enormity of the transformation to be achieved.

In this volume, the authors give an in depth explanation of their now widely adopted Cited by: Common Knowledge Book awards 21 Best Eastern European novels. Book awards: 21 Best Eastern European novels Writers from the Other Europe. Points Roman. SZ-Bibliothek. Penguin Classics. Meulenhoff Quarto.

Harvest in Translation. I Capolavori della Medusa Mondadori. Un libro al mese Club degli Editori. El confident. Eastern Europe is now a periphery like any other — a bit provincial, a bit slow, but mostly calm, almost sedate.

Even a war in Ukraine hasn’t been enough to shatter the West’s indifference. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: 1. Analyzing housing privatization / David Clapham and Keith Kintrea The disintegration of the east European housing model / József Hegedüs and Iván Tosics The new Länder of Germany / Jörg Köhli and Keith Kintrea Hungary / József Hegedüs [and others] Privatization: Successes and Failures evaluates the practices and results of privatization in Eastern Europe, Africa, Latin America, and Asia.

Featuring the world's leading economists and experts on privatization, this volume offers a broad and balanced analysis of specific privatization projects and uncovers some surprising trends.

The transition from socialism in Eastern Europe is not an isolated event, but part of a larger shift in world capitalism: the transition from Fordism to flexible (or neoliberal) capitalism. Using a blend of ethnography and economic geography, Elizabeth C.

Dunn shows how management technologies like niche marketing, accounting, audit, and 4/5(). A year and a half later, privatization has become the most successful reform in Russia. By Septembermore than 20 percent of Russian industrial workers were employed by privatized firms.

Privatization has spread even more widely in service firms. More than 60 percent of the Russian people supported privatization, and Chubais has become one of. Novels set in s/s Eastern Europe that give a sense of the time and place.

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It has. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm: Contents: Introduction: foreign investments and the transition in post-communist Europe / Iliana Zloch-Christy --Problems of foreign investments in Russia and in the former Soviet Union / Alexander Barski --Emergin market structures in Russia: developments in commodity markets / Stefan Y.Lonely Planet is your passport to Eastern Europe, with amazing travel experiences and the best planning ad-vice.

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by David Clapham, Jozef Hegedus, Keith Kintrea, Ivan Tosics, Helen Kay. This important new book reports on the privatization of Eastern European housing systems since the political changes of the early s.