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Private sector development and privatization in the industrial sector in selected Central Asian economies in transition

Author: United Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific.
Publisher: New York : United Nations, 1998.
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Genre/Form: Congresses
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: United Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific.
ISBN: 9211198631 9789211198638
OCLC Number: 41654674
Notes: "ST/ESCAP/1802"--Title page verso.
"United Nations Publication sales no. E.98. II. F.75"--Title page verso.
Description: viii, 304 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm
Contents: I. Private Sector Development and Privatization in Economies in Transition and Least Developed Countries: An Introduction / ESCAP secretariat 21 --
B. Macroeconomic reforms for private sector development 22 --
C. Financial sector development 26 --
D. Legal and institutional requirements for private sector development 27 --
E. Social and labour considerations 30 --
F. Additional considerations 31 --
II. Privatization in Asia and the Pacific: Issues, Problems and Recommendations / ESCAP secretariat 34 --
A. Privatization: concepts and issues 34 --
1. Rationale and definition of privatization 34 --
2. Privatization techniques 36 --
3. Problems and obstacles to privatization 38 --
B. Recommendations and policy options for privatization 40 --
1. General reorganization of the public sector enterprises 40 --
2. Formulating the privatization plan 40 --
3. Implementing the privatization plan 56 --
III. The Importance of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Development for Private Sector Development in the Central Asian Economies in Transition / Antal Szabo, ECE 57 --
A. Role and importance of SMEs in economic transformation 58 --
B. Development priorities at the national level 59 --
C. Key conditions for success 61 --
D. Promotional measures 64 --
E. SME development in the Central Asian economies 65 --
Annex I. Definition of small and medium-sized enterprises 69 --
Annex II. Integrated approach of small and medium-sized enterprises development process 71 --
IV. Stimulation of Private Sector Industrial Development Through Technology Transfer in the Central Asian Republics / G. Thyagarajan 73 --
A. Basic country profiles --
The setting 75 --
B. The international environment for technology transfer 90 --
C. Transfer of technology 96 --
D. Development of a competitive private sector 107 --
E. Recommendations 115 --
Annex Basic data on Central Asian economies 119 --
V. National Policies for the Attraction and Promotion of Foreign Direct Investment for Less Development Economies and Economies in Transition in Asia and the Pacific / ESCAP secretariat 132 --
A. Firm and industry specific determinants of FDI 133 --
B. Determinants of national competitive advantage 135 --
C. Host country specific determinants of FDI 137 --
D. A typology of FDI 143 --
E. Development levels as determinants of FDI 145 --
F. Policies and recommendations for the attraction and promotion of FDI 146 --
1. General recommendations 146 --
2. Creating and strengthening national competitive advantage 149 --
3. Creating and strengthening subregional and regional cooperation 152 --
G. The role of Japan 155 --
VI. Institutional and Legal Requirements for Private Sector Development of Economies in Transition / Gonzalo T. Santos 158 --
B. Principles of a market-oriented economy 159 --
C. Principles of a centrally planned economy 159 --
D. Transition from centrally planned to market economy 159 --
E. Economic liberty 161 --
F. General economic laws 162 --
G. Rules on business entities and practices 171 --
H. Financial laws and regulations 176 --
I. Taxation of the private sector 178 --
J. Rules on labour relations 187 --
K. Rules on environmental protection 190 --
L. Rules on dispute settlement 190 --
M. Private sector institutions 193 --
VII. Strengthening Financial Mechanisms for Private Sector Development in Central Asian Economies in Transition / Ahmad R. Jalali-Naini 194 --
B. Financial deepening and economic development 194 --
C. Strategies for financial development in Central Asian economies 196 --
D. Monetary and banking developments in Central Asian economies: the scope for reforms 199 --
E. Main credit and capital market issues in Central Asian economies: analysis and policies for strengthening private sector development 204 --
VIII. Aspects of Successful Private Sector Development and Privatization: the Case of the Czech Republic / Alois Holub 210 --
A. Economic transformation and the key role of privatization in the Czech Republic 210 --
B. Selected aspects of economic transformation in the Czech Republic 225 --
C. Economic development and changes in external economic relations of the Czech Republic: Past trends and future outlook 255 --
Annex Decelerating economic transformation and deteriorating economic performance in 1996 and Modest Outlook for 1997 269 --
Part 3 Country Papers --
I. Kazakhstan: Private sector development and privatization / G.R. Turdalieva 277 --
II. Private sector development and industrial privatization: The case of KAZAKHSTAN / R.B. Zhalimbetova 285 --
III. Promotion of small enterprises in KAZAKHSTAN / Maxim Altantsev 288 --
IV. Report of the State Property Fund on the Implementation of the Law on Privatization of State Assets in KYRGYZSTAN 291 --
V. Privatization and support of private enterprise in UZBEKISTAN: Prospects for development / Khakim Arifjanov 297 --
Privatization techniques --
Basic methods of privatization: summary --
Areas identified by the Government of Uzbekistan needing foreign investment and collaboration --
Typical contents of a technology package --
Typical contents of a process know-how package --
Typical contents of a basic design package --
Technology development and utilization --
Linkages at discrete phases --
Factors affecting successes/failures --
Conditions for the attraction of FDI --
Needs assessment of FDI types --
Saving-output and money-output ratio --
GDP growth rate and investment-output ratio in the Central Asian economies --
Inflation in the Central Asian economies --
Inflation and output performance in the Central Asian economies, 1989-1994 --
The evolution of the general government deficit --
The evolution of the general government revenue --
Decline in the real domestic money stock, 1991-1994, and expenditure on capital and restructuring --
Privatized entities in the Czech Republic --
Small and medium-sized enterprises: number and employment, 1974-1989 --
Small-scale privatization --
Small-sized enterprises in the Czech Republic, 1993 --
Selected European countries: list of policies supporting the development of small and medium-sized enterprises --
Inflow of foreign direct investment in the Czech Republic, 1990-1995 --
Industrial structure of foreign direct investment in the Czech Republic, 1995 --
Territorial structure of foreign direct investment in the Czech Republic, 1995 --
Top ten joint ventures in the Czech Republic, 1995 --
Exports, imports and balance of trade in billions of US dollars, 1989-1995 --
Exports, imports and balance of trade in billions of Kc, 1993-1996 --
Commodity structure of foreign trade, 1989, 1990, 1993-1995 --
Territorial structure of foreign trade, 1989-1996 --
Results of the 1996 elections --
Four largest Czech banks, 1995 --
State budget of the Czech Republic --
actual, 1994 and 1995 --
Czechoslovakia, Poland, Hungary: basic indicators, 1988 or 1989 --
Evolution of GDP, 1989-1995 --
Changes in sectoral structure of GDP, 1989, 1992-1995 --
Share of the state and non-state sector in GDP, 1989-1996 --
Consumer prices, cost of living, real wages, 1989-1994 --
Average monthly wages (nominal), 1989-1995 --
Employment and unemployment, 1989-1995 --
Balance of payments of the Czech Republic, 1994-1995 --
Comparison of the Czech economy with other Central European economies, 1994-1995 --
Annual rates of growth of GDP, 1995-2000 --
Total GDP at constant prices --
scenario I, 1990-2000 --
Sectoral structure of GDP, 1995-2000 --
Forecast of basic macroeconomic indicators of the Czech Republic --
Privatization decision-making tree --
Input and output at each phase of technology transfer --
The 'national diamond' --
The effects of perceived credit risk --
Evolution of real wages --
Nominal and real exchange rate --
Czech Republic: per capita GDP in US dollars, 1994.
Responsibility: Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific.

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