An account of Russia's transition period from a socialist state to a market economy. Brady interviewed major political and economic figures, and takes readers into the factories, stores, banks, homes and schools of Russia, to explain how the country's own brand of capitalism has evolved.nary Russians did not understand what a pyramid scheme was. The most notorious ... To top off his run of success, he met aquot;Maria, aquot; the star of Russiaa#39;s most popular soap opera, an import from Mexico called Simply Maria. Television viewersanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Yale University Press - 1999|