Ekonomické a společenské změny v české společnosti po roce 1989: Alternativní pohled
paperback, 274 pp., 1. edition
published: september 2000
recommended price: 260 czk
[Economic and Social Changes in Czech Society after 1989]
This book offers an alternative view of the transformation of the Czech society and economy in the post-communist period, from 1989. Lubomír Mlčoch?s institutional analysis of the Czech neo-liberal transformation strategy and its results criticises the Czech privatisation process. Pavel Machonin offers a survey of recent theories of modernisation and considers the impact of the concept of comprehensive modernisation on Czech social development. Milan Sojka analyses the main factors contributing to the unsatisfactory outcome of the neo-liberal privatisation strategy and shows its negative influence on the restructuring process of former big state companies. The book was published in both Czech and English.