Fischer, Stanley and Sahay, Ratna and Vegh, Carlos (1998): From transition to market: Evidence and growth prospects.
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This paper presents evidence on the behavior of output and inflation in the transition economies during 1992-95. A regression analysis explores the differences in output performance across the transition economies during this period. The paper then engages in a numerical, somewhat speculative, exercise to assess the long-run growth potential ofthe transition economies. It concludes that it should take about 20 years for the faster reformers to reach current OECD per capita levels.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||From transition to market: Evidence and growth prospects|
|Keywords:||Transition, growth, Eastern Europe, output, inflation|
|Subjects:||P - Economic Systems > P2 - Socialist Systems and Transitional Economies > P20 - General
F - International Economics > F4 - Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance > F41 - Open Economy Macroeconomics
F - International Economics > F4 - Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance > F43 - Economic Growth of Open Economies
|Depositing User:||Carlos Vegh|
|Date Deposited:||11. Feb 2010 02:04|
|Last Modified:||28. Sep 2015 12:58|
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