Convergence in Institutions and Market Outcomes: Cross-country and Time-series Evidence from the Business Environment and Enterprise Performance Surveys in Transition Economies
Pradeep Mitra World Bank
Alexander Muravyev IZA and DIW Berlin
Mark E. Schaffer CERT, Heriot-Watt University and CEPR/IZA/WDI
JEL classification: O12 (Microeconomic Analyses of Economic Development), P31 (Socialist Enterprises and Their Transitions), L11 (Production, Pricing, and Market Structure; Size Distribution of Firms), G32 (Financing Policy; Financial Risk and Risk Management; Capital and Ownership Structure).
Keywords: transition, convergence, market structure, competition, enterprise finance, enterprise restructuring.