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2018 | 9 | 27-51
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Fossil fuels abundance and institutional changes in the post-socialist countries

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Zasoby paliw kopalnych a zmiany instytucjonalne w krajach postsocjalistycznych
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The aim of the research was to indicate whether fossil fuels abundance had a negative effect on political and economic changes in the post-socialist countries in the years 1991—2015. The research covered 28 countries of Central-Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union. Data were collected from the Freedom House (FH) and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) databases, as well as the BP database. The results of conducted study showed that the abundance of fossil fuels resources did not have a decisive influence on the process of market economy creation and democratisation of the post-socialist countries of Central-Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union.
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Celem badania jest ustalenie, czy bogactwo paliw kopalnych miało negatywny wpływ na przemiany polityczne i gospodarcze w krajach postsocjalistycznych w latach 1991—2015. Badaniem objęto 28 krajów Europy Środkowo-Wschodniej i byłego Związku Radzieckiego. Wykorzystano dane pochodzące z baz Freedom House (FH), Europejskiego Banku Odbudowy i Rozwoju (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development — EBRD) i BP. W analizie zastosowano estymatory: within-between, o efektach losowych oraz o efektach stałych. W celu uniknięcia problemu endogeniczności wskaźników zasobów naturalnych wykorzystano zmienne odnoszące się do wielkości zasobów ropy i gazu. Wyniki przeprowadzonego studium wykazały, że bogactwo wybranych paliw kopalnych nie miało decydującego wpływu na proces tworzenia gospodarki rynkowej oraz demokratyzacji krajów Europy Środkowo-Wschodniej i byłego Związku Radzieckiego.
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9
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27-51
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2018-09-28
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  • Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Poznaniu
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