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Soviet economy in a new perspective

United States. Congress. Joint Economic Committee.

Soviet economy in a new perspective

a compendium of papers submitted to the Joint Economic Committee, Congress of the United States.

by United States. Congress. Joint Economic Committee.

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Published by U.S. Government Printing Office in Washington .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Printed for the use of the Joint Economic Committee.

Series92nd Congress, 2nd Session, Joint Committee Print
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxix, 821p., (2) fold leaves :
Number of Pages821
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Open LibraryOL21702057M

John Kenneth Galbraith OC (Octo – Ap ), also known as Ken Galbraith, was a Canadian-born economist, public official, and diplomat, and a leading proponent of 20th-century American liberalism. His books on economic topics were bestsellers from the s through the s, Alma mater: Ontario Agricultural College, University . If I could load a time capsule with just one title and send it into the future to exhaustively explain the concept of the Soviet economy, it would be Guns and Rubles: The Defense Industry in the Stalinist State, by Mark Harrison. Here are the top.

This book gives new perspective on events in Eastern Europe in the first half of the twentieth century. Among the information which US officials obtained but generally ignored or discounted, was that concerning the pivotal role of Ukraine in Soviet power all through this period. “Red Plenty” is an account of the economic failure of Soviet Communism, utilizing both historical and fictional characters. It is selective in its focus - the main themes are the corruption wreaked by self interest and also “a might have been”- what might have been accomplished using the best available tools for central planning; even /5().

Soviet-type economic planning is the specific model of centralized planning employed by Marxist–Leninist socialist states modeled on the economy of the Soviet Union. Although there was significant variation among these economies, Soviet-type planning and Soviet-type economies refers to the major structural characteristics common to these economies. Soviet-type planning is a form of economic planning involving centralized investment decisions, administrative allocation of economic .   The Soviet Economy in a New Perspective (Washington, D.C.: Joint Economic Committee ). * This work was partially supported by a N.S.F. Science Faculty Fellowship while the author was a member of the Center of International Studies at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton by:


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Get this from a library. Soviet economy in a new perspective: a compendium of papers. [United States. Congress. Joint Economic Committee.;] -- At head of title: 94th Congress, 2d session.

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Economic issues were the cornerstone of soviet ideology and the soviet system, and economic issues brought the whole system crashing down in This book is a record of what happened, and it is also an analysis of the failure of Soviet economics as a concept.4/5(2).

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The Soviet government was divided by bitter conflict, and Gorbachev, the ostensible Soviet autocrat, was unable to outmaneuver the interest groups that were threatened by his economic reforms. Miller's analysis settles long-standing debates about the politics and economics of perestroika, transforming our understanding of the causes of the Cited by: 6.

Soviet economy in a new perspective. By United States -- Congress. -- Joint Economic Committee. Abstract (Bibliography) Includes bibliographical references.(Statement of Responsibility) submitted to the Joint Economic Committee, Congress of the United States [by scholars and experts].At head of title: 94th Congress, 2d session.

Joint committee. Using this framework, and drawing on field research in Lithuania, Ukraine, and Belarus, he provides an in-depth look at the link between national identity and the economic policies of the new states formed by the breakup of the Soviet these states, from the Baltic coast to central Asia, were economically dependent on Russia during the Cited by: In the same way Alec Nove's economic history of the USSR comes at the history of the Soviet In the same way Alec Nove's economic history of the USSR comes at the history of the Soviet Union from a very particular angle, yet illuminates the whole period from down to in a comprehensive way/5.

The Soviet Economy, Its Life and Afterlife We think of Russia before the Bolshevik Revolution as a poor country, and this was so by the standards of other great powers. Inas Figure 1 shows, Russia was far behind the global frontier marked by the United States.

But by another standard, that of economic development aroundFile Size: KB. The economy of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (Russian: экономика союза советских социалистических республик) was based on a system of state ownership of the means of production, collective farming, industrial manufacturing and centralized administrative cy: Soviet ruble (SUR).

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The Soviet war preparations disrupt production and undermine the long-term productive capacity of the Soviet economy. Soviet militarism and the stagnation of economic reform cannot be understood in isolation from the system of exploitation in the U.S.S.R.

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During and after the breakdown of the Soviet Union, a wide range of competitors fought to build new political and economic empires by wresting control over resources from the state and from each other. In the only book to examine the evolution of Russian property ownership in both industry and agriculture, Andrew Barnes uses interviews, archival research, and firsthand observation to document 5/5(1).A significant impact on the economy of the Soviet Union was the system of blat, a network of favors, which allowed people to procure all kinds of goods and services, operating within both official and second Soviet economies and continued to operate in post-Soviet Russia.In his book, Contemporary Russia as a Feudal Society: A New Perspective on the Post-Soviet Era (), in addition to several articles first published inShlapentokh describes three major sectors of post-Soviet Russia: liberal, authoritarian, and feudal, paying special attention to the role of the feudal segment as well to the role of the Fields: sociology, political science.