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Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN10: 0333710835 ISBN13: 9780333710838 DDC: 330.947/086 LCC: HF3630.2 Edition: (cloth)


"In association with St Antony's College, Oxford." Includes bibliographical references (p. 194-203) and index. Foreword /John Llyod -- 1.Introduction -- 1.1.Objectives -- 1.2.Research design -- 1.3.Business relationships -- 1.4.Overview of the book -- 2.Russian Environment -- 2.1.command era, 1917-85 -- 2.2.Gorbachev era, 1985-91 -- 2.3.Yeltsin era, 1991-97 -- 3.Overview of Case Studies -- 3.1.How the cases were chosen -- 3.2.Overview of case studies -- 4.Business Environment -- 4.1.Why competition is seen as desirable in theory -- 4.2.revised five-forces framework -- 4.3.relationship between the business environment model and the perfectly competitive and centrally planned paradigms -- 4.4.Government involvement -- 4.5.New entrants -- 4.6.Power of suppliers -- 4.7.Power of buyers -- 4.8.Pressure from substitutes -- 4.9.Conclusions -- 5.Vertical Relationship -- 5.1.Vertical relationship within the market paradigm -- 5.2.Transactions under the centrally planned system -- 5.3.continued importance of personal relationships -- 5.4.Contracts -- 5.5.Enforcement of contracts -- 5.6.Conclusions -- 6.Governance Relationships -- 6.1.Issues relating to privatisation -- 6.2.Ownership, control and privatisation in Russia, 1917-95 -- 6.3.Fieldwork findings: emergent patterns of ownership -- 6.4.Fieldwork findings: emergent patterns of control -- 6.5.role of other stakeholders -- 6.6.Interlocking shareholdings -- 6.7.Conclusions -- 7.Conclusions, and Issues for Further Research -- 7.1.Business relationships -- 7.2.Vertical relationships -- 7.3.Governance relationships -- 7.4.Overall conclusions -- 7.5.Recommendations for future research.A.1.Key concepts relating to methods of privatisation according to provisions of the Russian Privatisation Programme of 1992-93 -- A.2.Interview questions -- A.3.Sample supply and sales contract -- A.4.Sample employment contract.


  • LCC: HF3630.2
  • Dewey Decimal: 330.947/086

Book Details

  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: xvi, 210 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
  • Edition Info: (cloth)


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