Cuba in Transition

Crisis and Transformation (Latin American Perspectives Series ; No. 9)
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Political structures: democracy, Socialism & left-of-centre democratic ideologies, Politics - Current Events, Cuba, Politics / Current Events, Practical Politics, Politics/International Relations, Politics and government, Communism, 1959-, Economic conditions, Hi
ContributionsJohn M. Kirk (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
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Open LibraryOL8024683M
ISBN 100813380952
ISBN 139780813380957

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Cuba in transition. [Austin, Texas, Armadillo Press, ©] (OCoLC) When I decided to come to Cuba, I knew I would be arriving in the middle of a long and unique period of economic transition.

Following the collapse of the Soviet Union in the s, Cuba’s economy entered a severe downturn known as the “Special Period.” Faced with the loss of its largest trade partner, the Cuban economy underwent an arduous adjustment process.

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Scott explores the dynamics of Cuban emancipation, arguing that slavery was not simply abolished by the metropolitan power of Spain or abandoned because of economic contradictions/5(10).

In a fast-paced style that is both technically sophisticated and admirably free of economic jargon, Eliana Cardoso and Ann Helwege provide a much-needed roadmap for a peaceful and productive transition from communism to capitalism.

As once-powerful communist rulers flee their presidential palaces and centralized economies give way to free markets, the future of Latin America's last socialist. The Spanish Caribbean and its Influence on a Transition in Cuba: Jorge Luis Romeu: Online version: PDF version: Key Lessons Learned from the Transition to a Market Economy in Asia, Europe, and Latin America Over the Last 15 Years: Application to Cuba: Rolando H.

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In her book Cuba: What Everyone Needs to Know, Julia Sweig offers a guide to the island’s politics, its relationship with the United States, and its shifting role in the world. A real transition in Cuba must involve the immediate release of political prisoners, the restitution of all fundamental rights and freedoms, the complete dismantling of the dictatorship, and the.

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The bright blue green color around the islands, particularly around those of the Bahamas in the upper right, is likely due to the brighter solar reflection over the more. Cuba: What to Expect Coral Gables, Florida - December 1, This conference was sponsored by the Cuba Transition Project at the Institute for Cuban and Cuban-American Studies of the University of Miami.

It was funded by The United States Agency for International Development. The. In this lucid and incisive study, Rebecca Scott has broadened the scholarly debate over the causes of the abolition of slavery in Cuba.

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Rebecca J. Scott explores the dynamics of Cuban emancipation, arguing that slavery was not simply abolished by the metropolitan power of Spain or abandoned because of economic contradictions.

Rather, slave emancipation was a prolonged, gradual and conflictive process unfolding through a series of social, legal, and.

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The corruption problem that could be anticipated in a Cuba in transition will be a very complex one because of the confluence of several factors. First among these is the long history of administrative corruption in Cuba during the Republic () and even during the Spanish colonial rule () and U.S.

intervention (). With diplomatic relations reestablished between Cuba and the United States, the pace of change in Cuba is accelerating. This year’s annual International Studies travel course explored the areas where the impact of that change is most profoundly felt—the environment, the economy, and the tourist sector—and asked how this new phase in Cuba’s revolution fits into the larger trajectory of.

Each chapter—prepared by an expert in the field—takes up a basic issue: politics, the military, the legal system, civil society, gender, race, economic transition strategies, social policy and social welfare, corruption, the diaspora, memory, ideology and culture, and U.S.-Cuba by: 7.

Slave Emancipation in Cuba is the classic study of the end of slavery in Cuba. Rebecca J. Scott explores the dynamics of Cuban emancipation, arguing that slavery was not simply abolished by the metropolitan power of Spain or abandoned because of economic contradictions.

Rather, slave emancipation was a prolonged, gradual and conflictive process unfolding through a series of social, legal, and. pation by foreign capital in our economy, in Cuba there isn’t now and there w ill not be a policy of privatization.” Corruption and the Cuban Transition Author: Jorge Perez-Lopez.

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Particularly during its initial phase, such debate has focused on liberalization, privatization, and the macroeconomy of the countries of Central.However, government intervention has positively influenced entrepreneurial climate in countries like China, Vietnam, and Singapore, as they transition from a centrally-planned economy to a more market-based economy (Cuba Study Group, ).

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