Reports intensive country studies conducted for a sample of tencountries five historically socially planned and fivepredominantly market economies for comparative analyses ofsocioeconomicpolitical characteristics prior to privatization. Purposewas to discern if there were any common factors descriptive ofcapitalist andor socialist countries prior to privatization. Constructsfrom a common set of factors descriptive of all the economies in thesample prior to initiation of privatization, a general model ofpreconditions for privatization. Results of limited testing appeared tolend credence to the model.
International Journal of Social Economics – Emerald Publishing
Published: Jun 1, 1992