Wilson Center Experts

Judith Ann Thornton

Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Professor, University of Washington, Seattle
Wilson Center Project(s):
Decision Making and Technological Choice in Soviet Electric Power
Sep 01, 1985
Jun 01, 1986

Project Summary

Explores how changes in institutional arrangements and processes have influenced the technical parameters and performance indices of the Soviet electric power industry. Traces historical changes in the processes of planning, management and financial analysis of the power industry and relates them to data on technology, performance and productivity in the sector.