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SPECIAL REPORTS

Click on a title below to access either an individual article (denoted by an asterisk) or a set of articles published as a Special Report. The issue of publication appears in parentheses.

Special Reports for "Area Studies > Russian/Soviet"

Eastern Europe in Transition

Despite setbacks, democratization and market reform have been institutionalized in the key countries of eastern Europe.
John Harrington/The World & I 
Industrial growth in the Czech Republic has been spurred by a liberal privatization program that has reformed roughly two-thirds of the economy.

Introduction
Seven years after the collapse of communism in eastern and central Europe, it is easy to focus on the many difficulties of advancing ...

Committed to Reform
While the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Poland have displayed strong growth, questions remain over the depth of their reforms. ...

A Still Divided Germany
The economic division of the country has exacerbated the psychological one. ...

The Need for Western Leadership
The United States and western Europe must encourage economic growth and political stability in the east European countries. ...

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