Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Oleh Havrylyshyn , and Donal McGettigan
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 January 1999
Keywords: Privatization, transition, state-owned enterprises, de novo enterprises, mass privatization, vouchers, transition economies, transition countries, voucher privatization
This paper reviews a selection of studies on privatization experiences in transition countries. Empirical studies almost invariably show privatized enterprises outperform state enterprises. Moreover, the literature...