Based on a limited set of official documents and statistics (including discourses and comments by President Islam Karimov. . .), this short study insists on the continuous development of small business in Uzbekistan during the first decade of the independence period ― in the same mood as the continuous electrification of the country was celebrated in the good old Soviet historiography.

Stéphane A. Dudoignon, National Centre for Scientific Research, Paris
CER: II-3.4.D-293