In the wake of the Soviet coup, Eastern Europe's rapid transition to the market has taken a spurt. Reformers are determined to make a clean break with the past. But Louis Haddad sounds a note of caution. The fast-track road to private ownership, he argues, could turn out to be just a fast-track to economic chaos.
Recommended CitationHaddad, Louis, Designed to Shock, Australian Left Review, 1(133), 1991, 23-27.