Case | HBS Case Collection | June 2000 (Revised June 2000)

Economic Reform in the Czech Republic: Velvet Revolution or Velvet Blanket?

by Bruce R. Scott and Thomas S. Mondschean

Abstract

Describes the economic reforms from 1990 to 1998, their success, the subsequent 1997 crisis, and the fall of the Klaus government.

Keywords: History; Sovereign Finance; Development Economics; Privatization; Policy; Government and Politics; Economics; Czech Republic;

Citation:

Scott, Bruce R., and Thomas S. Mondschean. "Economic Reform in the Czech Republic: Velvet Revolution or Velvet Blanket?" Harvard Business School Case 700-100, June 2000. (Revised June 2000.)