Eastern Europe and the former states of the Soviet Union have undergone and continue to undergo a period of dramatic transformation from centralized economies to free market systems. This has involved a shift from public to private ownership for many large state enterprises, and it has also involved the development and launch of many new business ventures. Privatization as it is called, has created a demand for American style business education, capabilities, and experiences.

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Fall 1994

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Copyright © 1994 College of Education, University of Tennessee. This article first appeared in International Education 24, no. 1 (Fall 1994): 37-45.

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