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The Resource The state as investment market : Kyrgyzstan in comparative perspective, Johan Engvall

The state as investment market : Kyrgyzstan in comparative perspective, Johan Engvall

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The state as investment market : Kyrgyzstan in comparative perspective
Title
The state as investment market
Title remainder
Kyrgyzstan in comparative perspective
Statement of responsibility
Johan Engvall
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Based on a detailed examination of Kyrgyzstan, Johan Engvall goes well beyond the case of this single country to elaborate a broad theory of economic corruption in developing post-Soviet states regionally--as a rational form of investment market for political elites. He reveals how would-be officials invest in offices to obtain access to income streams associated with those offices. Drawing on extensive fieldwork Engvall details how these systems work and the major implications for political and economic development in the region"--
  • "Based on the case of Kyrgyzstan, while going well beyond it to elaborate a theory of the developing state that comprehends corruption as not merely criminal, but a type of market based on highly rational decisions made by the powerful individuals within, or connected to, the state"--
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Engvall, Johan
Dewey number
364.1/323095843
Index
index present
LC call number
JQ1092.A95
LC item number
E583 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Central Eurasia in context
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Post-communism
  • Political corruption
  • Bureaucracy
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Political corruption
  • Politics and government
  • Post-communism
  • Kyrgyzstan
Label
The state as investment market : Kyrgyzstan in comparative perspective, Johan Engvall
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments ; Introduction ; Chapter 1. The Framework ; Chapter 2. Market Access: Recruitment to the State; Chapter 3. Why Invest?: Motives for Buying Public Offices ; Chapter 4. How to Make a Return on the Investment ; Chapter 5. Market Stability and Instability ; Chapter 6. The Investment-Market State in Comparative Perspective ; Conclusion ; Notes ; Bibliography ; Index
Control code
952541039
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822981404
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1fd6b6s
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)952541039
Label
The state as investment market : Kyrgyzstan in comparative perspective, Johan Engvall
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments ; Introduction ; Chapter 1. The Framework ; Chapter 2. Market Access: Recruitment to the State; Chapter 3. Why Invest?: Motives for Buying Public Offices ; Chapter 4. How to Make a Return on the Investment ; Chapter 5. Market Stability and Instability ; Chapter 6. The Investment-Market State in Comparative Perspective ; Conclusion ; Notes ; Bibliography ; Index
Control code
952541039
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822981404
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1fd6b6s
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)952541039

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