Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Grzegorz Kolodko
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 June 2000
Keywords: transition, institution-building, recession, growth, transition countries, gdp per capita, external shocks
The transitional recession in countries of Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union has lasted much longer than expected. The legacy of the past and recent policy mistakes have both contributed to the slow progre...