Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10419/54054
Authors: 
Popov, Vladimir
Year of Publication: 
2010
Series/Report no.: 
Working paper // World Institute for Development Economics Research 2010,13
Abstract: 
The goal of this study is to reveal the long-term trajectory of Russian economic development and to make predictions for the future. The study starts with a much discussed question: why Russia did worse economically during transition than most other countries in Europe and Asia? It is argued that it was partly caused by objective circumstances before transition (distortions in industrial structure and in trade patterns accumulated during the era of central planning), but mostly by the weakening of the institutional capacity of the state during transition.
Subjects: 
economic transition
institutional trajectories
Russia
China
JEL: 
O11
O57
P27
P52
ISBN: 
978-92-9230-248-1
Document Type: 
Working Paper

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