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- Models of success and failure in European Integration. Kaikati, Jack G. // East European Quarterly;Sep92, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p291
Compares and analyzes the European Community (EC) and the Council of Mutual Economic Assistance (COMECON). Historical overview; Attributes of the European Community and COMECON; 3 scenarios for the relationship between the EC and COMECON.
- Why Europe needs the welfare state. // Foreign Policy;Summer86, Issue 63, p88
A historical overview of Western Europe, its postwar political culture, its industrial economy and how these facets explain welfare and protective measures within the European economies.
- Industrial districts: The road to success for small businesses. // Monthly Labor Review;Feb92, Vol. 115 Issue 2, p46
Examines research conducted by the International Labour Office to understand the remarkable success of the small enterprise, particularly in Europe. Crucial factors that contribute to a small firms success; Two paths to follow to success; Lessons learned about the value of establishing...
- An ugly beast. MacShane, D. // New Statesman & Society;11/29/91, Vol. 4 Issue 179, p18
Charges that the economies of central and eastern Europe are losing their human shape in the race to become unregulated free markets. Flaws in the theories of such neo-liberal economists as Dr. Vaclav Klaus, Czechoslovakia's finance minister; Overview of his political program.
- Elusive goal of European unity. // Scholastic Update;11/16/84, Vol. 118 Issue 5, p14
A brief history. A European federation, free of national rivalries and trade barriers, has been a dream of statesmen for centuries. The development of the Common Market since World War II has represented some gains in cooperation, but real economic and political unity remain far off.
- Is Hungary really the least unequal? Andorka, Rudolf; Ferge, Zsuzsa; Toth, Istvan Gyorgy // Russian & East European Finance & Trade;Nov/Dec97, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p67
Scrutinizes the economy of the Central and East European countries. Differences of income life changes among countries; Identification of the smallest income inequality in Hungary; Sources of income inequalities; Income-inequality estimates for the Czech Republic and Hungary.
- News and views. // Credit Control;1997, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p3
Reports on developments related to the economic problems of Europe as of August 1997. Increase in the sales of automobiles by 7.9 percent; Increase in company insolvency in Germany; Insolvencies in other European countries.
- Guest Editor's Introduction. Jackson, Marvin // Eastern European Economics;Mar/Apr96, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p3
Introduces a series of articles on European economics.
- Decline of Europe. // Newsweek;4/9/1984, Vol. 103 Issue 14, p44
A special report. Western Europe is stagnating. Its postwar economic miracle has stalled, and it is losing a fierce technological battle with the US and Japan. Its best hope for unity--the Common Market--appears on the verge of collapse. Article details the crisis, assesses its causes, and...