Thursday, 4 October 2012

Soviet Power Plus Electrification: what is the long-run legacy of communism?

Workshop with Paul Seabright

Two decades after the end of central planning, we investigate the extent to which the advantages bequeathed by planning in terms of high investment in physical infrastructure and human capital compensated for the costs in allocative inefficiency and weak incentives for innovation.


Steffen Huck
steffen.huck [at]
WZB, Reichpietschufer 50, 10785 Berlin, Raum B004/005
Thursday, 4 October 2012
Start 4:30 pm
Steffen Huck