Changing Attitudes Toward Economic Reform During the Yeltsin Era Terry D. Clark

ISBN: 9780275978846

Published: July 30th 2003

Hardcover

160 pages


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Changing Attitudes Toward Economic Reform During the Yeltsin Era  by  Terry D. Clark

Changing Attitudes Toward Economic Reform During the Yeltsin Era by Terry D. Clark
July 30th 2003 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, ZIP | 160 pages | ISBN: 9780275978846 | 5.29 Mb

On December 31, 1999, Boris Yeltsin stepped down as president of the Russian Federation, marking the end of an era. While scholars and observers alike continue to debate the degree to which Russia succeeded in establishing democracy or a free marketMoreOn December 31, 1999, Boris Yeltsin stepped down as president of the Russian Federation, marking the end of an era.

While scholars and observers alike continue to debate the degree to which Russia succeeded in establishing democracy or a free market economy, the enormity of the social transformation that occurred during the Yeltsin era is far less disputable. For the social stratification that emerged changed the very face of Russian society.Much criticism has been leveled at the political corruption that marred the Yeltsin era.

However, the economic and political reforms enacted under Yeltsin also permitted the opening of new channels of social mobility, particularly in the larger cities. Those who benefited most from the reforms became its strongest supporters, allowing the creation of a nascent middle class.

The books focus on this socioeconomic group is unique, as most analyses of the Yeltsin era largely ignore it.



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