Policy Memos

Russia and the Rest: Economic Reform and Western Assistance

Policy Memo:

88

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10-1999

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What can we learn about Russia by comparing it to the other post-Communist countries? In particular, what can we learn about the wisdom of applying the brand of economic reform promoted by the International Monetary Fund, and supported by US foreign policy? [...]

 

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Professor, Director of the Skalny Center for Polish and Central European Studies, Director of the Peter D. Watson Center for Conflict and Cooperation, Department of Political Science
University of Rochester