Corporate America's Man In Moscow

CAN BORIS YELTSIN'S CHIEF reformer ease the woes of Mars candy and other American investors in the chaotic Russian market? Red tape and high taxes are thwarting much-needed foreign investment. An 11-month-old import tax of up to 30%, along with the ruble's decline, has pushed the price of an imported Mars bar beyond many Russians' reach. The hassled company has cut back plans to build plants in Russia.

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