Political economy of post-Soviet Russia

by V. I. Tikhomirov

Publisher: Macmillan Press, Publisher: St. Martin"s Press in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK, New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 360 Downloads: 15
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Subjects:

  • Russia (Federation) -- Economic conditions -- 1991-,
  • Russia (Federation) -- Economic policy -- 1991-

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementVladimir Tikhomirov.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC340.12 .T545 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 360 p. :
Number of Pages360
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22216733M
ISBN 10033377888X, 0312230869

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The post-Soviet states, also known as the former Soviet Union, the former Soviet Republics and in Russia as the near abroad (Russian: бли́жнее зарубе́жье, romanized: blizhneye zarubezhye), are the 15 sovereign states that emerged and re-emerged from the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics following its breakup in , with Russia being the primary de facto internationally.   Russian Political, Economic, and Security Issues and U.S. Interests May 8, – Ma RL Russia made uneven progress in democratization during the s, but this limited progress was reversed after Vladimir Putin rose to . Three Countries, Three Choices in Post-Soviet Eurasia. The Conundrum of Russian Capitalism: The Post-Soviet Economy in the World System. London: Pluto Press. Political Studies Review, Wiley , 13(3), p.

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Still, despite the profusion of economic content in the book, the author seems to me to be more at ease with matters political. Thus, the 'economy' in 'political economy' never enjoys the closure it deserves.

Moreover, many things are disregarded or glossed over. A Russian paranoid would probably have read a lot into these omissions.4/5(1).

This book deals with general political and economic developments that took place in Russia since the collapse of the Soviet Union. The major aim of the book is to analyse successes and failures of Russian reform attempts, as well as their effect on the development of Russian regions, particularly from the point of view of interrelation between socio-economic tendencies and political developments.

This book deals with general political and economic developments that took place in Russia since the collapse of the Soviet Union. The major aim of the book is to analyse successes and failures of Russian reform attempts, as well as their effect on the development of Russian regions, particularly from the point of view of interrelation between socio-economic tendencies and political Pages: The Political Economy of Russia offers excellent analyses of the relationships between the state, the economy, and society in the post-Soviet Russian Federation.

It is a significant contribution not only to the study of Russia but to the comparativist debates on the varieties of capitalism.5/5(1). This book deals with general political and economic developments that took place in Russia since the collapse of the Soviet Union.

The major aim of the book is to analyse successes and failures of Russian reform attempts, as well as their effect on the development of Russian regions. The political economy of post-Soviet Russia.

[V I Tikhomirov] -- Analysing the successes and failures of Russian reform attempts, as well as their effect on the development of Russian regions, this book concentrates on both national dynamics and the dynamics of.

Summary: This work deals with general political and economic developments that took place in Russia since the collapse of the Soviet Union.

The major aim of the book is to analyze successes and failures of Russian reform attempts, as well as their effect on the development of Russian regions. The book focuses on economics, social, financial and political tendencies that framed Russia's development inincluding an overview of successes and failures of Russian reform attempts, background and consequences of the collapse of Russia's financial market in Augustdynamics of capital flight from Russia, industrial, agricultural, Political economy of post-Soviet Russia book and social development indicators.

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The Political Economy of Russia. This timely book explores Russia’s political development since the collapse of the USSR and how inextricably it has been bound up with economic change.

Tracing the evolution of Russia’s political economy, leading scholars consider how it 5/5(1). Introduction: the political problems of Russian capitalism / Neil Robinson --The contexts of Russia's political economy: Soviet legacies and post-Soviet policies / Neil Robinson --Revenue imperatives: state over market in post-communist Russia / Gerald M.

Easter --Systemic stalemate: reiderstvo, and the dual state / Richard Sakwa --The. About the Author. Roy Medvedev, a historian and political activist, was a member of the Soviet parliament from to He is the author of numerous books, including Khrushchev: The Years in Power; On Soviet Dissent; The October Revolution; and Let History Judge: The Origins and Consequences of by: 5.

Economic reforms. Upon independence, Russia faced economic collapse. The new Russian government not only had to deal with the consequences of the mistakes in economic policy of the Gorbachev period, but it also had to find a way to transform the entire Russian economy.

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Chapter 3: Examining Russia’s Post-Communist Transitional Political Economy. Chapter 4: The Embedding of Russian State-Sanctioned Multipolarity in the Post-Soviet Conjuncture. Chapter 5: The Russian State, Eurasianism, and Civilisations in the. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Political Economy of Post-Soviet Russia at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.4/5.

The series includes work that progresses comparative analysis of post-Soviet politics, as well as case study research on political change in individual post-Soviet states. The series features original research monographs, thematically strong edited collections and specialized texts.

Post-Soviet Power tells the story of the Russian electricity system and examines the politics of its transformation from a ministry to a market. Susanne A. Wengle shifts our focus away from what has been at the center of post-Soviet political economy - corruption and the lack of structural reforms - to draw attention to political struggles to Cited by: 2.

“ Variations on a Corporatist Theme: Interest Associations in Post-Soviet Ukraine and Russia,” Europe–Asia Studies, 48 (2): 27 – Levitsky, Steven and Way, Lucan.

Cited by: 2. Vladimir Tikhomirov's recently published The Political Economy of Post-Soviet Russia is a minute (though never tedious) chronology and phenomenology of the Reform Movement in Russia after Communism.

It is an exquisite obituary of the Russia that could have been and an indictment of the Russia that is and was. Timothy Frye - Chair, Department of Political Science, Columbia University, New York 'Organized crime, business-state relations, post-communist legal development - Jordan Gans-Morse’s brilliant Property Rights in Post-Soviet Russia ties it all together.

Read this book and find out why Russia today is so different from Russia in the s.'Cited by:   Goldman's Petrostate, meanwhile, is an account of Russia's largely post-Yeltsin economic boom. Written for a general audience as much as for scholars, the book focuses on Russia's role as the world's second-largest (after Saudi Arabia) exporter of crude : Kathryn Stoner-Weiss.

The Russian republic, by virtue of its great size and abundant natural resources, played a leading role in the economy of the Soviet Union. Boris Yeltsin became Russia’s first elected president in June of and by the end of that year, he had agreed with the leaders of Ukraine and Belarus to dissolve the Soviet Union.

Right away. Post-Soviet Power tells the story of the Russian electricity system and examines the politics of its transformation from a ministry to a :   The conundrum of Russian capitalism.

The post-soviet economy in the world system. London: Pluto Press. The Political Economy of Russia. In: Cafruny A., Talani L., Pozo Martin G. (eds) The Palgrave Handbook of Critical International Political Economy.

Palgrave Handbooks in IPE. Palgrave Macmillan, London. First Online 06 July ; DOI https Author: Ruslan Dzarasov. Post-Soviet Power tells the story of the Russian electricity system and examines the politics of its transformation from a ministry to a market. Susanne Wengle shifts our focus away from what has been at the center of post-Soviet political economy - corruption and the lack of structural reforms - to draw attention to political struggles to establish a state with the ability to govern the economy.

What Explains the Post-Soviet Russian Economic Collapse. In Russia, output fell by 45% duringas death rates increased from 1%. ‘The most comprehensive and detailed analysis and assessment of post-Soviet Russian politics to be found in a single volume No student can afford to miss it.’ Peter Shearman, Journal of Area Studies Richard Sakwa’s Russian Politics and Society is the most comprehensive study of Russia’s post-communist political development.

The history of Russia from to the present began with the dissolution of the Soviet Union (USSR) on 26 December The Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (RSFSR) was the largest republic within the USSR, but until it had no significant independence.The Politics of Protest in Hybrid Regimes builds on previously unpublished data and extensive fieldwork in Russia to show how one high-profile hybrid regime manages political competition in the workplace and in the by: This book uncovers the sophisticated techniques of the "virtual" political system used to legitimize post-Soviet regimes: entire fake parties, phantom political rivals and "scarecrow" opponents.

And it exposes the paramount role of the mass media in projecting these creations and in falsifying the entire political .