Russia's Uncertain Economic Future.

The contributors to this volume analyze the present state of the Russian economy and its future prospects - which now seem brighter than at any previous time in the country's history. The Russian economy is now showing positive GDP growth and a positive balance of payments, portending a trend o...

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Author / Creator: Hardt, John P.
Other Authors / Creators:Bennett, Robert F.
Format: eBook Electronic
Imprint: Florence : Taylor & Francis Group, 2002.
Local Note:Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2022. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover
  • Half Title
  • Title Page
  • Copyright Page
  • Table of Contents
  • Foreword
  • Historical Note
  • Highlights
  • Overview
  • Past Economic Performance and Insights for Future Prospects
  • Russia's Economic Performance: Entering the 21st Century
  • Russia's Economic Challenges
  • Removing Barriers and Providing an Incentive System
  • The Russian Economy: How Far from Sustainable Growth?
  • Unlocking Economic Growth in Russia
  • Administration and Reform of the Russian Economy
  • Russian Crime and Corruption in an Era of Globalization: Implications for the United States
  • Financial Reform: Taxes, Budgets and Banks
  • Tax Reform in Russia
  • Putin's Dilemma: Austere Budgeting in a Poor State
  • Russian Defense Spending
  • Russian Financial Transition: The Development of Institutions and Markets for Growth
  • Breakup of Monopolies: Energy, Transportation and Agriculture
  • The Russian Energy Sector: Current Conditions and Long-Term Outlook
  • Agricultural Reform: Major Commodity Restructuring but Little Institutional Change
  • Human Capital and the Social Contract
  • Russia's Demographic and Health Meltdown
  • Social Welfare: A Social Contract
  • Long-Term Prospects for Russia's Economic Governance
  • Long-run Prospects for the Russian Economy
  • Russia's Evolution as a Predatory State
  • Russia's Economic Future and U.S. Interests
  • U.S. Bilateral Assistance to Russia, 1992-2001
  • Arms Exports and Russia's Defense Industries: Issues for the U.S. Congress
  • U.S.-Russian Trade and Investment: Policy and Performance
  • Russia and the International Financial Institutions: From Special Case to a Normal Country
  • Index.