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A Changing Russia

In order to create a market economy, the Russian government legalized __________. privatization
Due to changes in Russia's new economy, many people are __________, which means they have to take jobs requiring lesser skill than they have. underemployed
A(n) __________ is a member of a small ruling group that controls great power. oligarch
When the Soviet Union fell, several ethnic groups in Russia launched __________. separatist movements
A Russian president may issue __________, or rulings that have the force of law and do not need the approval of the legislature. decrees
A new market economy took root in Russia after... the fall of communism
After the fall of communism, there was a manufacturing shift toward more ... light industry
A problem that has accompanied Russia's shift to a free market economy is... the rise of business oligarchs
Other nations in the world have questioned some of Russia's actions, including the... growing power of the Russian president.


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