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Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics Regional : Beyond Transition :  Beyond Transition - Francois Bourguignon

Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics Regional : Beyond Transition

Beyond Transition

By: Francois Bourguignon (Editor), Boris Pleskovic (Editor)

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Published: March 2007
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This annual conference is a global gathering of the worlds leading scholars and practitioners. Among the attendees are participants from developing countries, think tanks, NGOs, and international institutions. These papers concern issues such as: Inequality and Growth in Transition: Does Chinas Increasing Inequality Portend Russias Future?; Trade Liberalization, Inequality and Poverty in LAC; Can Economic Policy Overcome Geographic Disadvantage in Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States; Patterns of Spatial Convergence and Divergence in India and China; The Institutional Determinants of State Capabilities in Latin America; Government and Market Failures in Emerging Market Economies: Implications for Corporate Governance and Bankruptcy; Judicial Reform and Development: Opportunities and Constraints; Transforming Judicial Systems in Europe and Central Asia.

About this Bookp. vii
Introductionp. 1
Keynote Address: Dynamics of Institutions, Development, and Elitesp. 11
Keynote Address: The Eurasian Growth Paradoxp. 25
Keynote Address: The Transition of Economics: The Cases of Israel and Russiap. 41
Keynote Address: Interaction of Political and Economic Transitionp. 51
Growth After Transition: Is Rising Inequality Inevitable?
Increasing Inequality in Transition Economies: Is There More to Come?p. 59
Trade Liberalization, Inequality, and Poverty Reduction in Latin Americap. 103
Comments
Economic Space
Comparing the Evolution of Spatial Inequality in China and India: A Fifty-Year Perspectivep. 155
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Governance
The Institutional Determinants of State Capabilities in Latin Americap. 193
Lowering the Cost of Capital in Emerging Market Economiesp. 227
Privatization: What Have We Learned?p. 249
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Judicial Foundations of a Market System
Judicial Reform in Developing Economies: Constraints and Opportunitiesp. 311
Transforming Judicial Systems in Europe and Central Asiap. 329
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ISBN: 9780821368435
ISBN-10: 0821368435
Series: 000324825
Audience: Professional
Format: PDF
Language: English
Published: March 2007
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Dimensions (cm): 25.1 x 18.1  x 2.4
Weight (kg): 0.812