As fragile democracies emerged in Eastern Europe, they faced practical questions about how to transition to a market economy, provide basic services, and generate tax revenues. Drawing upon Urban’s broad policy expertise and a decade of work in developing countries, our researchers provided hands-on help to local officials to strengthen the capacity of local governments, expand citizen participation, and improve performance measurement—ideas that are now replicated across the globe. 

Period: 
1992
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The Collapse of the Soviet Union
Sub Title: 
The Collapse of the Soviet Union
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