Transition Economies after 2008: Responses to the crisis in Russia and Eastern Europe

The special issue of Europe-Asia studies on the responses to the crisis after 2008 was published by Routledge in early 2014 as an edited volume Transition Economies after 2008: Responses to the crisis in Russia and Eastern Europe.
The varieties of capitalism argument from our book Transition Economies has been often picked up by people. The book project New Directions in Critical Comparative Capitalisms Research, edited by Matthias Ebenau, Ian Bruff & Christian May (London: Palgrave Macmillan; 2015), gave us an opportunity to systematize and revise the argument on varieties of capitalism in transition economies. Our chapter can be downloaded here.

A revised version of Transition Economies in Czech

Czech translation of the revised version of Transition Economies has been published by Academia, the Publishing House of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic.


Reforming pensions: the limits of diversification

New ETUI policy brief on pension reforms I did together with Stefan Domonkos questions diversification and privatisation.


Transition Economies after the Crisis of 2008: Actors and Policies

The special issue of Europe-Asia Studies on 'Transition Economies after the Crisis of 2008: Actors and Policies' is finally available. Some articles can be downloaded for free. Including a unique insight on crisis management in Belarus by Dzmitry Kruk, a revealing analysis of the Baltic experience by Rainer Kattel and Ringa Raudla, and our stuff on Central and Eastern Europe. Introduction can be found here.