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The Economics of Transition

1993 - 2019

Current editor(s): Philippe Aghion and Wendy Carlin

From The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
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Volume 27, issue 1, 2019

Pro‐social leadership under authoritarianism: Provincial leaders’ educational backgrounds and fiscal expenditure structure in China pp. 5-30 Downloads
Ming Lu, Lijun Xia and Jinchuan Xiao
Political change and informality: Evidence from the Arab Spring pp. 31-66 Downloads
Ahmed Elsayed and Jackline Wahba
Political connections and higher education: Evidence from China's economic liberalization pp. 67-97 Downloads
Maiting Zhuang
Chronicles of a democracy postponed: Cultural legacy of the Russian transition pp. 99-137 Downloads
Elena Gaber, Leonid Polishchuk, Kharis Sokolov and Denis Stukal
Property rights in land and output growth in Russia: Expansion periods 2001–08 and 2010–14 pp. 139-162 Downloads
Carol Leonard, Zafar Nazarov and Irina Il'ina
Does FDI crowd out domestic investment in transition countries? pp. 163-200 Downloads
Cristina Jude
On structural change, the social stress of a farming population, and the political economy of farm support pp. 201-222 Downloads
Oded Stark and Jan Falkowski
‘Flattening’ tax evasion?: Evidence from the post‐communist natural experiment pp. 223-246 Downloads
Randall Filer, Jan Hanousek, Tomas Lichard and Karine Torosyan
Values, institutions and the rise of Eastern Europe pp. 247-265 Downloads
Gylfi Zoega and Edmund Phelps
The evolution of female labour force participation in urban China pp. 267-299 Downloads
Xi Chen
You say you want a (Rose) Revolution? The effects of Georgia's 2004 market reforms pp. 301-323 Downloads
Robert Lawson, Kevin Grier and Samuel Absher

Volume 26, issue 4, 2018

Introduction pp. 581-587 Downloads
Torbjörn Becker and Anders Olofsgård
The evolution of post‐communist systems: Eastern Europe vs. China pp. 589-614 Downloads
Gérard Roland
Economic transition and the rise of alternative institutions: Political connections in Putin's Russia pp. 615-648 Downloads
Natalia Lamberova and Konstantin Sonin
Immigrant selection before and after communism pp. 649-694 Downloads
Ina Ganguli
Shocked by therapy? Unemployment in the first years of the socio‐economic transition in Poland and its long‐term consequences pp. 695-724 Downloads
Michal Myck and Monika Oczkowska
Employer‐provided training, innovation and skills in post‐Soviet countries pp. 725-768 Downloads
Olga Kupets
From abnormal to normal: Two tales of growth from 25 years of transition pp. 769-800 Downloads
Torbjörn Becker and Anders Olofsgård
The future of CIS and CEE countries pp. 801-826 Downloads
Torbjörn Becker, Helena Schweiger, Igor Livshits, Bas B. Bakker and Tymofiy Mylovanov
The economics of transition literature pp. 827-840 Downloads
Anders Olofsgård, Paul Wachtel and Charles M. Becker
Geography, geopolitics, and policy in the performance of transition economies pp. 841-849 Downloads
Jeffrey D. Sachs
Ten lessons from a quarter of a century of post‐communist economic transformation pp. 851-862 Downloads
Anders Aslund

Volume 26, issue 3, 2018

Institutions, innovation and growth: Evidence from industry data pp. 335-362 Downloads
Florent Silve and Alexander Plekhanov
Bond offerings in China: The role of ownership pp. 363-399 Downloads
Paul‐Olivier Klein and Laurent Weill
Pyramidal structure, risk‐taking and firm value: Evidence from Chinese local SOEs pp. 401-427 Downloads
Kun Su, Rui Wan and Victor Y. Song
On the relationship between intermediate input imports and export quality in China pp. 429-467 Downloads
Jiayun Xu and Qilin Mao
Explaining regional disparities in Central and Eastern Europe: The role of geography and of structural change pp. 469-494 Downloads
Sheila Chapman and Valentina Meliciani
Public–private wage differential in a post‐transition economy pp. 495-522 Downloads
Gabriela Grotkowska, Leszek Wincenciak and Tomasz Gajderowicz
Political business cycles and construction licensing: Evidence from post‐socialist Tirana, Albania (1994–2015) pp. 523-552 Downloads
Drini Imami, Luca J. Uberti, Endrit Lami and Edvin Zhllima
Energy efficiency in transition economies: A stochastic frontier approach pp. 553-578 Downloads
António Carvalho

Volume 26, issue 2, 2018

Does contact improve attitudes towards migrants in China?: Evidence from urban residents pp. 149-200 Downloads
Sen Xue
Educational upgrading, structural change and the task composition of jobs in Europe pp. 201-231 Downloads
Wojciech Hardy, Roma Keister and Piotr Lewandowski
How house price appreciation affects homeowners' labour force participation: Evidence from urban China pp. 233-252 Downloads
Jianmei Zhao, Lin Liu and Ruihan Liu
Understanding the role of economic transition in enlarging energy price elasticity pp. 253-281 Downloads
Jianglong Li and Zhi Li
Primary education and fertility rates: Evidence from Southern Africa pp. 283-302 Downloads
Manoel Bittencourt
Unfair incentives: A behavioural note on sharecropping pp. 303-331 Downloads
Niels Kemper, Kristina Czura and Heiner Schumacher

Volume 26, issue 1, 2018

Cross†country diffusion of ideology via FDI: Micro†evidence from China pp. 3-34 Downloads
Faqin Lin
The labour market effects of financial crises: The role of temporary contracts in Central and Western Europe pp. 35-60 Downloads
Siddharth Sharma and Hernan Winkler
Post†socialist transition and intergenerational educational mobility in Kyrgyzstan pp. 61-89 Downloads
Tilman Brück and Damir Esenaliev
Decomposing the German East–West wage gap pp. 91-125 Downloads
Jan Kluge and Michael Weber
Housing privatization in Romania: An Anti†commons tragedy? pp. 127-145 Downloads
Robert Buckley and Ashna Mathema

Volume 25, issue 4, 2017

The impact of higher education expansion on intergenerational mobility pp. 575-591 Downloads
Zhi Li and Hai Zhong
Location choice of German multinationals in the Czech Republic pp. 593-623 Downloads
Veronika Hecht
Converging in divergent ways pp. 625-662 Downloads
Ernest Dautovic, Lucia Orszaghova and Willem Schudel
Measuring the end of the European financial crisis pp. 663-680 Downloads
Ya-Chi Lin and Kuo-Chun Yeh
The curse of low expectations pp. 681-721 Downloads
Marianna Battaglia and Lara Lebedinski
Innovations, ICT and ICT-driven labour productivity in Poland pp. 723-758 Downloads
Lukasz Arendt and Wojciech Grabowski

Volume 25, issue 3, 2017

Credit booms and busts in emerging markets pp. 377-437 Downloads
Alin Marius Andries and Martin Brown
Do city–county mergers in China promote local economic development? pp. 439-469 Downloads
Wei Tang and Geoffrey Hewings
Governors matter pp. 471-493 Downloads
Gulnaz Sharafutdinova and Jevgenijs Steinbuks
Institutional quality and new firm survival pp. 495-525 Downloads
Yi Che, Yi Lu and Zhigang Tao
What is the role of innovation in productivity growth in Central and Eastern European countries? pp. 527-551 Downloads
Dragan Tevdovski, Katerina Tosevska-Trpcevska and Elena Makrevska Disoska
Gender gap, capital accumulation and the demographic transition pp. 553-572 Downloads
Kaiming Guo and Jingwen Yu

Volume 25, issue 2, 2017

Introduction to the Special Issue on the Economics of the Middle East and North Africa pp. 141-148 Downloads
Philippe Aghion, Ralph Haas, Guido Friebel, Sergei Guriev and Jan Luksic
A ‘new’ economic history of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region pp. 149-163 Downloads
Mohamed Saleh
Human capital and life satisfaction in economic transition pp. 165-184 Downloads
Hannah C. Silver, Steven B Caudill and Frank Mixon
Not so different from non-traders pp. 185-238 Downloads
David Francis and Helena Schweiger
Entrepreneurship in the shadows pp. 239-269 Downloads
Semih Tumen
Pious populists at the gate pp. 271-312 Downloads
Erik Meyersson
The explosive combination of religious decentralization and autocracy pp. 313-350 Downloads
Emmanuelle Auriol and Jean-Philippe Platteau
Accounting for failures to reform in the Arab world pp. 351-373 Downloads
Simon Commander

Volume 25, issue 1, 2017

Immigration policy index pp. 3-46 Downloads
Dmytro Vikhrov
The minimum wage and the Lithuanian labour market pp. 47-75 Downloads
Algirdas Bartkus
Fear of floating pp. 77-90 Downloads
Neven Valev
The impact of China's imports on European Union industrial employment pp. 91-109 Downloads
Martina Basarac Sertić, Anita Čeh Časni and Valentina Vučković
Schumpeterian and semi-endogenous productivity growth explanations pp. 111-137 Downloads
Johannes Fedderke and Yang Liu
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