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Does Sequencing of Privatization Matter in Reforming Planned Economies?

Does Sequencing of Privatization Matter in Reforming Planned Economies? »

Source: Does Sequencing of Privatization Matter in Reforming Planned Economies?

Volume/Issue: 1992/13

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Aasim Husain , and Ratna Sahay

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 1992

ISBN: 9781451924732

Keywords: intermediate goods, intermediate inputs, imperfect competition, perfect competition

Although a centerpiece of the reform process in Central and Eastern Europe, large-scale privatization cannot be undertaken all at once and policymakers inevitably face the choice of privatizing some sectors before...

Financial Markets and Public Finance in the Transformation Process

Financial Markets and Public Finance in the Transformation Process »

Source: Financial Markets and Public Finance in the Transformation Process

Volume/Issue: 1992/29

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Vito Tanzi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 1992

ISBN: 9781451844719

Keywords: state enterprises, fiscal institutions, tax system

The paper surveys the role of financial markets and fiscal institutions in the transformation process going on in Eastern and Central Europe. It highlights (a) the need to create some sort of “social ecologi...

The Strategy of Reform in the Previously Centrally-Planned Economies of Eastern Europe
			: Lessons and Challenges

The Strategy of Reform in the Previously Centrally-Planned Economies of Eastern Europe : Lessons and Challenges »

Volume/Issue: 1993/6

Series: IMF Policy Discussion Papers

Author(s): Eduardo Borensztein

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 1993

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451971873.003

ISBN: 9781451971873

Keywords: privatization, state enterprises, mass privatization, enterprise debt, enterprise sector

This paper analyzes some of the lessons that can be drawn from the experience of Eastern Europe in the process of transition to a market economy that is under way, and examines some key challenges currently facing...

Romania
			: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Romania : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Volume/Issue: 2004/220

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 July 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451832792.002

ISBN: 9781451832792

Keywords: budget, state budget, public sector, budget constraints, hard budget constraints

This Selected Issues paper for Romania reports that the practice of nonpayment and arrears accumulation has been widespread in Romania. Managers of enterprises that remain in the pipeline for privatization for long...

Does Sequencing of Privatization Matter in Reforming Planned Economies?

Does Sequencing of Privatization Matter in Reforming Planned Economies? »

Volume/Issue: 1992/13

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Aasim Husain , and Ratna Sahay

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 1992

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451924732.001

ISBN: 9781451924732

Keywords: intermediate goods, intermediate inputs, imperfect competition, perfect competition

Although a centerpiece of the reform process in Central and Eastern Europe, large-scale privatization cannot be undertaken all at once and policymakers inevitably face the choice of privatizing some sectors before...

Financial Markets and Public Finance in the Transformation Process

Financial Markets and Public Finance in the Transformation Process »

Volume/Issue: 1992/29

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Vito Tanzi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 1992

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451844719.001

ISBN: 9781451844719

Keywords: state enterprises, fiscal institutions, tax system

The paper surveys the role of financial markets and fiscal institutions in the transformation process going on in Eastern and Central Europe. It highlights (a) the need to create some sort of “social ecologi...

Local Governments' Fiscal Balance, Privatization, and Banking Sector Reform in Transition Countries

Local Governments' Fiscal Balance, Privatization, and Banking Sector Reform in Transition Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2012/146

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ernesto Crivelli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475504118.001

ISBN: 9781475504118

Keywords: Soft budget constraints, Transition, fiscal autonomy, budget constraints, fiscal discipline, State and Local Borrowing,

Several transition economies have undertaken fiscal decentralization reforms over the past two decades along with liberalization, privatization, and stabilization reforms. Theory predicts that decentralization may...

Obstacles to Transforming Centrally-Planned Economies
			: The Role of Capital Markets

Obstacles to Transforming Centrally-Planned Economies : The Role of Capital Markets »

Volume/Issue: 1991/66

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Guillermo Calvo , and Jacob Frenkel

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 1991

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451848724.001

ISBN: 9781451848724

Keywords: privatization, economic transformation, capital market, moral hazard

This paper identifies obstacles hindering the transformation of centrally-planned economies (CPEs) into well-functioning market economies. The obstacles identified relate to (i) anticipatory dynamics, (ii) monetary...

Proposals for Privatization in Eastern Europe

Proposals for Privatization in Eastern Europe »

Volume/Issue: 1991/36

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Eduardo Borensztein

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 1991

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451977905.001

ISBN: 9781451977905

Keywords: privatization, privatization process, holding companies, privatization proposals, state enterprises

This paper discusses several proposals for a wholesale privatization of public enterprises in Eastern Europe. These proposals include the distribution of ”vouchers” to private citizens as well as the...

Local Governments’ Fiscal Balance, Privatization, and Banking Sector Reform in Transition Countries

Local Governments’ Fiscal Balance, Privatization, and Banking Sector Reform in Transition Countries »

Source: Local Governments' Fiscal Balance, Privatization, and Banking Sector Reform in Transition Countries

Volume/Issue: 2012/146

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ernesto Crivelli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781475504118

Keywords: Soft budget constraints, Transition, fiscal autonomy, budget constraints, fiscal discipline, State and Local Borrowing,

Several transition economies have undertaken fiscal decentralization reforms over the past two decades along with liberalization, privatization, and stabilization reforms. Theory predicts that decentralization may...