Capital idea

Ferguson, Greg
January 1994
U.S. News & World Report;1/17/94, Vol. 116 Issue 2, p12
States that the collapse of the Soviet Union and the Warsaw Pact has created a new export industry--Western experts in capitalism. Why struggling former bloc economies have made few gains despite visits of hundred of consultants; Suggestion by James Silberman, the 80-year-old former head of the Marshall Plan's productivity efforts, that managers should be brought to the West for training.


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