Dividing the spoils pensions, privatization, and reform in Russia"s transition by Ethan B. Kapstein

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Published by World Bank in [Washington, D.C .

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  • Russia (Federation)

Subjects:

  • Privatization -- Russia (Federation) -- Econometric models.,
  • Tax evasion -- Russia (Federation) -- Econometric models.,
  • Fiscal policy -- Russia (Federation) -- Econometric models.,
  • Taxation -- Russia (Federation) -- Econometric models.,
  • Pensions -- Russia (Federation) -- Econometric models.,
  • Political corruption -- Russia (Federation) -- Econometric models.,
  • Industrialization -- Economic aspects -- Russia (Federation) -- Econometric models.,
  • Russia (Federation) -- Economic policy -- Econometric models.

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Book details

StatementEthan B. Kapstein, and Branko Milanovic.
GenreEconometric models.
SeriesPolicy research working paper ;, 2292, Policy research working papers (Online) ;, 2292.
ContributionsMilanović, Branko., World Bank.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.W57
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3389986M
LC Control Number2004616762

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