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Profiteers’ Pact

Fred C. Abrahams

in Modern Albania: From Dictatorship to Democracy in Europe

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814705117
eISBN:
9781479841189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814705117.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter focuses on the rise and fall of pyramid schemes in Albania during the tenure of Sali Berisha. Since 1992, the Albanian government had followed a policy of price liberalization, ... More


Modern Albania: From Dictatorship to Democracy in Europe

Fred C. Abrahams

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814705117
eISBN:
9781479841189
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814705117.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

In the early 1990s, Albania, arguably Europe’s most closed and repressive state, began a startling transition out of forty years of self-imposed Communist isolation. Albanians who were not allowed to ... More


Democracy 2.0

Fred C. Abrahams

in Modern Albania: From Dictatorship to Democracy in Europe

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814705117
eISBN:
9781479841189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814705117.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter focuses on the changes that occurred in Albania following the Socialist Party’s return to power. With Fatos Nano as prime minister, the new government faced two essential tasks: restore ... More


Epilogue: Ponzi Logics in Postsocialist Albania

Smoki Musaraj

in Tales from Albarado: Ponzi Logics of Accumulation in Postsocialist Albania

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781501750335
eISBN:
9781501750366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501750335.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

This chapter summarizes the ethnographic study of pyramid schemes in Albania. It reviews the collapse of the firms and how the economic reforms in Albania have maintained a distinct neoliberal ... More


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