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state after communism

administrative transitions in Central and Eastern Europe

by Barbara Nunberg

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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Administrative agencies -- Europe, Eastern -- Management.,
  • Civil service -- Europe, Eastern.,
  • Post-communism -- Europe, Eastern.,
  • Europe, Eastern -- Politics and government -- 1989-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementBarbara Nunberg with contributions by Luca Barbone, Hans Urlich Derlien.
    SeriesWorld Bank regional and sectoral studies
    ContributionsBarbone, Luca., Derlien, Hans-Ulrich.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJN96.A58
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 278p. ;
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22595824M
    ISBN 100821342053

    “Lost in Transition tells stories about how the lives of ordinary people changed after the fall of the Soviet Union. The author navigates the task of producing a balanced account of the transition from communism to capitalism with skill. The continuation of this project will surely enrich the body of literature on the subject.”.


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