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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2019) 52 (3): 187–195.
Published: 23 July 2019
...Tomasz Legiedz This paper attempts to explain the process of institutional transition of post-communist countries applying conceptual framework proposed by D.C. North, J. J. Wallis, and B. R. Weingast. The first part of the article is devoted to outline the theory of North, Weingast, and Wallis...
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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2012) 45 (3-4): 363–373.
Published: 12 August 2012
... Regents of the University of California. Published by Elsevier Science Ltd. All rights reserved. 2012 The Regents of the University of California Institutions Institutional change Economic Man (Homo Economicus) Transitional Economies Soviet Man f tran s proc Soviet Union and the transition...
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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2012) 45 (3-4): 295–303.
Published: 04 August 2012
...Vladimir Gel’man The article presents an analysis of “informal institutionalization” in post-Communist Russia in theoretical and comparative perspective. It is devoted to critical analysis of existing explanations of the dominance of subversive institutions – that is, those rules, norms, and...
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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2009) 42 (3): 325–351.
Published: 13 August 2009
...Grzegorz W. Kolodko The progress toward institutional changes should be evaluated through the prism of their influence on a country’s development abilities. In Poland, during the twenty years of comprehensive systemic shift, gross domestic product (GDP) has increased more than in any other post...
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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2009) 42 (1): 103–114.
Published: 23 February 2009
... institutions even when those formal institutions undergo a radical change, that is, revolution. To that end I will be comparing two agricultural societies — Russia and China — beginning with their Imperial periods — to show how their attitudes towards their peasantry have endured through the upheaval of both...
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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2008) 41 (1): 93–103.
Published: 05 February 2008
..., sustainable goals and appropriate programs, high level of corruption, general socio-cultural (moral) crisis, passive civil position of society, lack of democracy, and inadequacy of institutions, for example, the higher education system. The contemporary problems of social capital development and inefficiency...
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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2006) 39 (2): 201–219.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Nathalie Fabry; Sylvain Zeghni The aim of this paper is to emphasize the role of institutions to attract FDI in 11 former communist European Countries: eight new members of the European Union (Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Slovakia, and Slovenia) and three candidates...
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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2006) 39 (2): 153–174.
Published: 12 May 2006
...Vladimir Shlapentokh The article’s topic is the attitudes of the Russians toward their social institutions. As it will be shown, Russia is a country, much more than any other, that mistrusts its social institutions, political institutions in particular. There is no one institution that can garner...
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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2006) 39 (1): 39–57.
Published: 08 February 2006
... recruitment are patterned by institutional arrangements. Data analysis supports my explanation of elite selection in China. * Tel.: +852 2788 8353; fax: +852 2788 8960. E-mail address: ssxz@cityu.edu.hk © 2006 The Regents of the University of California. Published by Elsevier Science Ltd. All...
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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2005) 38 (4): 475–499.
Published: 04 November 2005
...Simon Hug Theory suggests that the political effects of referendums should vary according to the institutional provisions that allow for direct involvement of citizens in decision-making. Relying on extant theoretical models the paper proposes initial tests of some implications for the newly...
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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2005) 38 (3): 369–379.
Published: 12 July 2005
...@tiger.edu.pl © 2005 The Regents of the University of California. Published by Elsevier Science Ltd. All rights reserved. 2005 The Regents of the University of California Institutions Economic policy Transition Growth Development Globalization Lessons for the emerging markets from Poland s...
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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2004) 37 (4): 547–562.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Konstantinos J. Papadoulis This article examines how the choice of Ukraine’s constitutional system affects both the relationship among key constitutional actors and the prospects of institutional change. It analyzes the character of the relationship between the president and parliament in the...
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Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2002) 35 (2): 133–154.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Shaoguang Wang Now nearly everyone accepts the fact that institutions matter. However, institutions matter in more than one way. While sound institutions may help to reduce uncertainty and create order in human interactions, flawed institutions may produce results that go contrary to their...