Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Christoph Rosenberg , and Tapio Saavalainen
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 January 1998
Keywords: Dutch disease, transition, oil, oil revenues, transition countries, oil sector, transition economies, transition economy
The petroleum-rich former Soviet republics around the Caspian Sea face the dual challenge of managing the transition to a market economy and a booming resource sector. This paper examines this challenge with partic...