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Dora Piroska, "Small Post-Socialist States and Global Finance: The Internationalization of the State in Hungary and Slovenia"

Speaker: Dora Piroska, Ph.D., Central European University, Budapest Hungary.
Visiting scholar in the UT Department of Government

Thu, April 13, 2006 | Burdine 436A

12:30 PM

This talk seeks to explain the differences in the state's functions as an owner,
regulator, and supervisor of banks in Hungary and Slovenia - two structurally
similar, but institutionally different post-socialist states in which better-developed
financial markets emerged. It also investigates the internationalization of the two
states, which was brought about by the intensifying globalization of financial

Sponsored by: Department of Government, Center for European Studies, Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies

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