Title

Fairness Matters: Equity and the Transition to Democracy

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1-1-2004

Publication Title

World Policy Journal

First Page

48

Last Page

56

Additional Publication URL

http://www.jstor.org/stable/40209889

Abstract

Highlights the effects of the transition of Eastern Europe and Russia from communism to democracy. Factors that seem to account for popular assessments of post-communist transitions; Economic conditions of countries in Eastern Europe and Russia in the 1990s; Effect of the transition on women; Reaction of the public to the transition.