1. The Initial Economic Environment for Privatization / Jiri Hlavacek and Michal Mejstrik -- 2. The Restructuring of Property Rights Through the Institutional Economist's Eyes / Lubomir Mlcoch -- 3. Initialization of Privatization Through Restitution and Small Privatization / Jan Mladek -- 4. Large Privatization: Theory and Practice -- 5. Fiscal Impact of Privatization and Fiscal Policy / Jan Kubin and Zdenek Tuma -- 6. The Emergence of Institutional Owners: The Role of Banks and Nonbanking Financial Institutions in the Privatization of the Economy and the Banks / Michal Mejstrik -- 7. Privatization, Postprivatization, and Structural Problems.