TITLE

Yeltsin's popular protege provides cover for reform

AUTHOR(S)
Banerjee, Neela
PUB. DATE
July 1997
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;7/24/97, Vol. 89 Issue 167, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses Russian President Boris Yeltsin's appointment of Boris Nemtsov as first deputy prime minister. Nemtsov's efforts at economic reform; The success and popularity of Nemtsov's predecessor Anatoly Chubais; The relative stability of the Russian economy in 1997; The possibility of Nemtsov as successor to Yeltsin as president; Other changes in Yeltsin's cabinet which are causing optimism about the ability of the Russian government to function properly.
ACCESSION #
9707254800

 

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