From Communism to a Thriving Market Economy

Thanks to Mart Laar’s policies and economic reforms, Estonia has become resolutely European and adopted a market economy. The Montreal Economic Institute has invited him to share his experiences as a reformer and his thoughts on the economic future of Europe and Estonia. A unique occasion to meet the man who was responsible for Estonia’s successful transition from communism to a market economy.

Presentation by Mart Laar (PDF format)

Photos taken during the event

Michel Kelly-Gagnon, MEI’s President, presents the speaker.

Mart Laar, Prime Minister of Estonia (1992-1994 and 1999-2002).

Question period: Edwin Coffey MD.

Michel Kelly-Gagnon with Mart Laar.

John Dobson with Mart Laar.

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