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Its Mission Isn't Holding Auctions: With The Homefed Deal, The S & L Bail-Out Agency Should Turn To Making Housing Affordable, Not Enriching Speculators., Peter Dreier Dec 1993

Its Mission Isn't Holding Auctions: With The Homefed Deal, The S & L Bail-Out Agency Should Turn To Making Housing Affordable, Not Enriching Speculators., Peter Dreier

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Kinder, Gentler Canada, Elaine Bernard, Peter Dreier Jan 1993

Kinder, Gentler Canada, Elaine Bernard, Peter Dreier

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


From "Projects" To Communities: Redeeming Public Housing, John Atlas, Peter Dreier Jan 1993

From "Projects" To Communities: Redeeming Public Housing, John Atlas, Peter Dreier

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

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China's Rise, Russia's Fall : Policy Choice Or System Difference, Peter Nolan Jan 1993

China's Rise, Russia's Fall : Policy Choice Or System Difference, Peter Nolan

Centre for Public Policy Studies : CPPS Working Paper Series

This paper outlines the major policy differences between the post-Stalinist reform in the former USSR and China (Section 1). It then briefly presents the dramatic contrast in outcomes in the two cases (Section 2). The usual explanation is to suggest that the two systems had radically different starting points, with large differences in their respective capacities for 'catching up, forging ahead and falling behind', to use the terminology of Abramowitz (1986). China's 'success.' is seen as mainly due to 'special' factors such as the strength of its historical traditions of 'capitalism' and the advantages enjoyed on account of the ...