Making of shadow economy institutions in post-soviet Russia
Опубликовано на портале: 04-08-2003
"Making of shadow economy institutions in post-soviet Russia"
) considers institutionalization process in the shadow economy or molding
of shadow economic
behavior into certain organizational forms. The authors emphasize recent stage after
discuss stages of the process, when shadow economy turned into structured and self-reproducing
system with shadow activities becoming specific social institution. Basic characteristics
changes are set forth. Causation of shadow economy institutionalization is analyzed
phobias' spread wide among Russians, tandem of government officials and businessmen,
inability of law enforcement agencies. Two groups of shadow economy institutions
are described as
emerging: 1) within legal structures, or 2) from 'tabula rasa'.