List/Grid Tag Archives: Transition

Christoph H. Stefes – Understanding Post-Soviet Transitions: Corruption, Collusion and Clientelism

Christoph H. Stefes – Understanding Post-Soviet Transitions: Corruption, Collusion and Clientelism

Corruption, collusion and clientelism are pervasive legacies of Soviet rule in most successor states of the Soviet Union. This legacy has been a major obstacle to the development of viable… Read more »

South Caucasus at a Crossroad: Thorny Realities and Great Expectations

South Caucasus at a Crossroad: Thorny Realities and Great Expectations

In June 2013 the South Caucasus Regional Office of the Heinrich Boell Foundation celebrated 10 years since its establishment in the region. On June 5-6, 2013 the Foundation dedicated the… Read more »

Martin Frederiksen – Young Men, Time, and Boredom in the Republic of Georgia

Martin Frederiksen – Young Men, Time, and Boredom in the Republic of Georgia

In the midst of societal optimism, how do young men cope with the loss of a vibrant future? Young Men, Time, and Boredom in the Republic of Georgia provides a… Read more »

Gavin Slade – Reorganizing Crime, Mafia and Anti-Mafia in Post-Soviet Georgia

Gavin Slade – Reorganizing Crime, Mafia and Anti-Mafia in Post-Soviet Georgia

Arising from Soviet prison camps in the 1930s, career criminals known as ‘thieves-in-law’ exist in one form or another throughout post-Soviet countries and have evolved into major transnational organised criminal… Read more »

Vladimer Papava – Necroeconomics: The Political Economy of Post-Communist Capitalism

Vladimer Papava – Necroeconomics: The Political Economy of Post-Communist Capitalism

“The author discusses the experience of Georgia following the collapse of the Soviet Union in a broad analytical and empirical framework. He displays a deep knowledge of post-Communist transition and… Read more »

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