Hungarian economic reforms

a selective partially annotated bibliography
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Hungarian Research Center, American Hungarian Foundation , New Brunswick, N.J
Hungary -- Economic conditions -- 1968- -- Bibliography., Hungary -- Economic policy -- 1968- -- Bibliogr
Statementcompiled by Gabriel Francis Horchler.
SeriesHungarian reference shelf
LC ClassificationsHC370.28
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 182 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL18784698M

The Hungarian Economic Reforms (Cambridge Russian, Soviet and Post-Soviet Studies): Economics Books @ ed by:   The essays in this volume document the serious shortcomings of the Hungarian economic reform, which in two decades has brought deteriorating economic performance, declining real wages, a fiscal deficit and severe inflationary : Hungarian economic reforms book C.

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Professor Berend presents a comprehensive inside account of Hungary's economic reforms since the s. Working from Communist Party archives, which have hitherto partially remained closed to scholars, Berend situates the history of these economic reforms.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Balassa, Bela A. Hungarian economic reform, Washington, D.C. ( H St., N.W. ): The World Bank, © There is a sudden halt age of fiscal reforms and growth in the economy becomes sluggish.

Economic reform in Hungary should also take care of the capital markets. An upheaval in the capital market hampers foreign investments, which is regarded as the driving force of Hungarian economy. Hungary embarked on a series of economic reforms, including privatization of state-owned enterprises and reduction of social spending programs, to shift from a centrally planned to a market-driven economy, and to reorient its economy towards trade with the West.

These efforts helped to. The Hungarian reforms of the s. The forces which eventually overthrew the Stalinist system in Hungary can be traced as far back as the immediate aftermath. This paper is one a number of economic and social policy background papers written as part of the research project on “Urban Poverty and Social Policy in the Context of Adjustment.” This is being undertaken by the Urban Division of the World Bank in Ecuador, Hungary, the Philippines, and Size: 3MB.

The Hungarian Reform Era was a period of Hungarian history which led to the awakening of the Hungarian national identity after years of Ottoman and years of Habsburg rule. Its beginning was marked by the reconvening of the Diet of Hungary of and the foundation of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

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The era ended with the revolution and the ensuing Hungarian War of Independence. In The State Strikes Back: The End of Economic Reform in China?, the renowned China scholar Nicholas R.

Lardy argues that China’s future growth prospects could be equally bright but are shadowed by the specter of resurgent state dominance, which has begun to diminish the vital role of the market and private firms in China’s by: 4.

Freefall: America, Free Markets, and the Sinking of the World Economy, WW Norton, January Also published in the UK by Penguin/Allen Lane. Translated in Arabic by Dar Al Kitab al Arabi, Bahasa Melayu by Institut Terjemahan Negara, Bulgarian by Info Dar, complex Chinese by Commonwealth.

Although the literature on economic reform in Eastern Europe has grown rapidly, relatively little attention has been devoted to the impact of reform on women. This chapter hopes to fill that gap, at least in part, by providing an economic perspective on the way economic reform is affecting women in the context of the Hungarian economy.

“Comments on the Present State and Prospects of the Hungarian Economic Reform” Journal of Comparative Economics,7/3: “The Health of Nations: Reflections on the Analogy Between the Medical Sciences and Economics” Kyklos,36/2, “Paternalism, Buyers’ and Sellers’ Market”.

Co-author: Jörgen W. Weibull. The Hungarian Revolution of (Hungarian: os forradalom), or the Hungarian Uprising, was a nationwide revolution against the Hungarian People's Republic and its Soviet -imposed policies, lasting from 23 October until 10 November Leaderless when it first began, Location: Hungarian People's Republic.

Hungarian economic reforms: a selective partially annotated bibliography. [Gabriel Francis Horchler] Hungarian economic reforms. New Brunswick, N.J.: Hungarian Research Center, American Hungarian Foundation, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. Hungary became a Christian kingdom in A.D.

and for many centuries served as a bulwark against Ottoman Turkish expansion in Europe.

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The kingdom eventually became part of the polyglot Austro-Hungarian Empire, which collapsed during World War I. The. This essay provides an evaluation of the Hungarian economic reform, introduced on 1 January The reform represented an important change in a centrally-planned socialist economy.

Plan directives were abolished and decision-making was decentralized, with reliance placed on prices linked to world market price relations in the allocation by: 3.

In earlythe provisional Hungarian government had appointed “land claimants” committees to examine the situation of the peasantry and develop a plan for land reform. When the proposed legislation was passed in March, it merely acknowledged. The economy of Hungary is a high-income mixed economy, ranked as the 10th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index.

Hungary is an OECD member with a very high human development index and a skilled labour force, with the 13th lowest income inequality in the world. The Hungarian economy is the 57th-largest economy in the world (out of countries measured by Country group: Developing/Emerging, High.

The economic reforms are the most likely candidate to explain the results. ign-trade data have been used, it is reasonable to ask whether the results are due solely to foreign-trade reforms. Hungary and Yugoslavia did have the most thoroughgoing foreign-trade reforms Cited by: 4.

the Hungarian economic reforms of is essen-tial to any consideration of their content and prospects. First, one must recall that partial de-centralization was attempted a decade ago. Be-cause tlle measures of significantly increased the flexibility of the system but failed to change.

BUDAPEST, July 11—Sooner or later, all conversations with Hungarian Communists turn to the two ‐ and ‐ a ‐ half ‐ year ‐ old economic reform. The reform calls for decen tralization and a relative dem ocratization of economic life.

The Government plan, whict in the Stalin years used to regulate every detail of the economy.

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The pivotal and troubling role of progressive-era economics in the shaping of modern American liberalism. In Illiberal Reformers, Thomas Leonard reexamines the economic progressives whose ideas and reform agenda underwrote the Progressive Era dismantling of laissez-faire and the creation of the regulatory welfare state, which, they believed, would humanize and rationalize industrial capitalism/5(57).

OECD Information for journalists, The Hungarian economy has expanded strongly in recent years, helped by robust exports and firm domestic demand. But incomes are among the lowest in the OECD and structural reforms will be needed to sustain growth over the medium term, strengthen business investment and better match skills to labour market needs, according to a new OECD report.

Viktor Mihály Orbán (Hungarian: [ˈviktor ˈorbaːn] ; born 31 May ) is a Hungarian politician who has been Prime Minister of Hungary since ; he was also Prime Minister from to He has also been President of Fidesz, a national conservative political party, sincewith Children: Ráhel, Gáspár, Sára, Róza, Flóra.

The author discusses the traditional system of management of the economy as it existed in the early s in the USSR and goes on to deal with the reforms of the s and of the s, country by country. He shows that the focus of the reforms is on finding a proper combination of planning and the.

Summary: "InHungary introduced a series of reforms to the central planning system. The goal was to make the economy more efficient by placing decisionmaking authority at the level that has the most information on production and marketing possibilities--the level of the enterprise.

“The Chinese Economic Reform—as Seen by Hungarian Economists”, co-author: Zsuzsa Dániel. Acta Oeconomica,36/ Also in Hungarian and Chinese.

Thus, the economic reforms of the late s had also come to provoke a measure of political reform and changes in foreign policy. These new departures were inspired in large measure by Hungarian nationalism, a force that had long encouraged Hungarians to control their own destiny and to resist the hegemony of their larger, more powerful neighbors.

Hence, there is much stronger continuity in the Hungarian reforms than one can find elsewhere in the region. Citation Hare, Paul G. "Hungary: In Transition to a Market Economy." Journal of Economic Perspectives, 5 (4): DOI: /jepGoulash Communism (Hungarian: gulyáskommunizmus), also commonly referenced as Kadarism or the Hungarian Thaw, refers to the variety of communism in Hungary following the Hungarian Revolution of János Kádár and the Hungarian People's Republic imposed policies .The Chinese Economic Reform — as Seen by Hungarian Economists.

Authors; a population a hundred times as large as Hungary’s—with a desirable degree of thoroughness only relying on a few books, several conversations, and a visit of four weeks?

() The Chinese Economic Reform — as Seen by Hungarian Economists. In: Klenner W Cited by: 4.