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Author Aven, P. O. (Petr Olegovich),
Авен, П. О. (Петр Олегович),
Title Revoliutsiia Gaidara. English
Gaidar's revolution : the inside account of the economic transformation of Russia / Petr Aven & Alfred Kokh.
Imprint London : I.B. Tauris, 2015.
Edition New edition.

Author Aven, P. O. (Petr Olegovich),
Авен, П. О. (Петр Олегович),
Subject Gaidar, E. T. (Egor Timurovich)
Russia (Federation) -- Economic policy -- 1991-
Russia (Federation) -- Politics and government -- 1991-
Alt Name Kokh, Alfred,
Description 1 online resource (xliii, 428 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, portraits
Edition New edition.
Note Originally published: United States : The Gaidar Foundation, 2013.
Includes index.
Print version record.
Contents Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Illustrations; Foreword by Leszek Balcerowicz; From the Authors; A Book Written Under Duress; 1. Gennady Burbulis: "Yeltsin Served Us!"; Yeltsin: Together and Nearby; The Appearance of Gaidar; Demarches and Resignations; The Disintegration of the USSR; About Gaidar; 2. Anatoly Chubais: "We Destroyed the People's Idea of Justice with Voucher Privatization"; Muscovites and St Petersburgians; The Inevitability of Change; With Yeltsin or Without; A Complicated Choice; Reforms and the Collapse of the USSR; October 1993.
We Never Fought in Thirty Years3. Alexander Shokhin: "We Took as Much Power as We Could"; How Many Programs Were There?; Recollections About the Candidates; The Kamikaze Government; The Election of the Premier; Between Gaidar and Chernomyrdin; Farewell to Gaidar; Wine, Yeltsin, and the Stillborn Coalition; Good Premier; 4. Andrei Nechayev: "It's Indecent to Blame the Former Regime for Everything"; The Status of the Country; Hunger and Cold; Concerning Money; Separatism; Working with Gaidar; When Things Settled Down; On Mistakes; Back to Gaidar; Present Day.
5. Vladimir Lopukhin: "That Was the Bone-Breaking Machine"Why Gaidar?; Price Liberalization; Lukoil, Yukos, Surgutneftegaz; Work and Dismissal; A Change of Elites; An Extremely Decent Man; Crazy Tempo; 6. Stanislav Anisimov: "It Was a Nightmare"; Foreign Practices of the USSR; Academician Velikhov and Copper Export; How the System Broke Down; "There Would Have Been Hunger"; Attempts to Keep the Union; Young Reformers; "Putin Practically Committed Crimes"; Could the Union Have Been Saved?; 7. Vladimir Mashchits: "We Were Like the Bourgeois Specialists of the Civil War Period."
Revolution Is an ImpulseWhy Gaidar?; Public Politics; The Collapse of the Union; The Gaidar Team as Military Specialists; 8. Andrei Kozyrev: A Bona Fide "Kamikaze"; At the Soviet Foreign Ministry; The Russian Foreign Ministry; Change of Course; The Attitude of the West; Humanitarian Aid; Internal Contradictions; Hot Spots; CIS and NATO; Resignation; 9. Sergei Shakhrai: "Those Events Made Yeltsin More Isolated, Angry, and Vindictive"; Parliament Work; The Yeltsin Team; The Putsch of 1991; The Collapse of the USSR; The Belovezh Accords; About the Government; Gaidar and Yeltsin.
10. Pavel Grachev: "I, the Defense Minister, Did Not Allow the Army to Break Up"Service Before 1991 and the GKChP Putsch; Ministerial Rank; Relations with NATO; Dismissal and Afterward; On Gaidar's Government; The Chechen Campaign; The Army and the Putsch of 1993; 11. James Baker: "You Still Have Not Built a Free Market Economy"; 12. Yegor Gaidar: "I Made a Bad Public Politician"; First Conversation: On the Resignation; Second Conversation: On Morality and Effectiveness in Politics; Third Conversation: On War; Fourth Conversation: On Privatization; 13. What We Learned; 14. Conclusion.
ISBN 9780857739582 (electronic bk.)
0857739581 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 949885432
Additional Format Print version: Aven, P.O. (Petr Olegovich). Revoliutsiia Gaidara. English. Gaidar's revolution. New edition. London : I.B. Tauris, 2015 9781784531225 (OCoLC)934750008

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