The Great Contractions in Russia, the Baltics and the Other Countries of the Former Soviet Union : A View From the Supply Side »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): International Monetary Fund
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 February 2000
Keywords: Output, transition, growth, electricity, real gdp, tfp, electricity consumption, growth rates
The output contractions during the initial transition stages in the Baltics and in Russia and the other CIS countries are examined across several dimensions, and the reliability of the available official statistics...