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Markets and Politics in Central Asia

By Gregory Gleason

Routledge – 2003 – 224 pages

Series: Economies in Transition to the Market

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    978-0-415-27396-1
    February 13th 2003

Description

Over a decade after national independence, it is apparent that the contrasting development strategies adopted by the five new governments of Central Asia have led to significantly different outcomes. This well-written and timely book analyses how the development strategies of these countries have affected their transition from communist governance.

Contents

1. Markets and Politics 2. Post-Communist Policy Choice 3. Kazakhstan and Globalization 4. Kyrgyzstan on the Reform Path 5. Civil War and Reconstruction in Tajikistan 6. Petro-Dollars and 'Positive Neutrality' in Turkmenistan 7. Neo-Mercantilism and the 'Uzbek Path' 8. Structural Stability and Political Liberalisation

Author Bio

Gregory Gleason is Associate Professor of Political Science and Public Administration, University of New Mexico

Name: Markets and Politics in Central Asia (Hardback)Routledge 
Description: By Gregory Gleason. Over a decade after national independence, it is apparent that the contrasting development strategies adopted by the five new governments of Central Asia have led to significantly different outcomes. This well-written and timely book analyses how the...
Categories: Economics, Development Economics