Policy Experiences and Issues in the Baltics, Russia, and Other Countries of the Former Soviet Union

Author/Editor: Citrin, Daniel ; Lahiri, Ashok
Publication Date: June 01, 1995
Summary: This paper reviews the common challenges and key issues in the transition process, including the decline in output and determinants of future growth; the behavior of inflation and velocity and implications for stabilization policy; interenterprise arrears; fixed versus flexible exchange rates in stabilization; external financial assistance; and, the political economy of macrostabilization, Russia and the IMF.
Series: Occasional Paper No. 133
Subject(s): Economic conditions | Economic policy | Economic stabilization | Economic assistance | Eastern Europe | Former Soviet Union | Russian Federation

Notes Edited by Daniel A. Citrin and Ashok K. Lahiri with Jonathan Anderson, Eduard Brau, Adrienne Cheasty, Richard Hemming, Ernesto Hernandez-Cata, Jeromin Zettelmeyer.
Publication Date: June 01, 1995
ISBN/ISSN: ISSN 0251-6365 ; ISBN 1-55775-518-3 Format: Paper
Stock No: S133EA0000000 Pages: ix+126
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