In This Review
Poland Into The 1990s: Economy And Society In Transition
St. Martin's, 1991, 148 pp.
The authors of these essays are Polish academic economists, many of whom are furnishing advice to their government in its path-breaking attempt to make the transition from a command to a market economy. They see very clearly what the problems are, as well as the formidable obstacles to coping with them. This is not so much a book on the government's reform program itself, still in its early stages, as on the basic areas-the political system, the environment, energy, agriculture, investment, foreign trade and finance-which require change but may also limit it.
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