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

Author/Editor:

Ashok Lahiri ; Daniel Citrin

Publication Date:

June 1, 1995

Summary:

This papers 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 macro stabilization, Russia and the IMF.

Series:

Occasional Paper No. 133

Notes:

Edited by Daniel A. Citrin and Ashok K. Lahiri with Jonathan Anderson, Eduard Brau, Adrienne Cheasty, Richard Hemming, Ernesto Hernandez-Cata, Jeromin Zettelmeyer.

English

Publication Date:

June 1, 1995

ISBN/ISSN:

9781557755186/0251-6365

Stock No:

S133EA0000000

Price:

$15.00 (Academic Rate:$12.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

135

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