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The Economy of the USSR

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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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  • Soviet Union,
  • Soviet Union.
    • Subjects:
    • Perestroĭka.,
    • Economic assistance -- Soviet Union.,
    • Soviet Union -- Economic conditions -- 1985-1991.,
    • Soviet Union -- Economic policy -- 1986-1991.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementInternational Monetary Fund ... [et al.].
      ContributionsInternational Monetary Fund.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC336.26 .E28 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 51 p. :
      Number of Pages51
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1869903M
      ISBN 100821317687
      LC Control Number90028630

      Perestroika (/ ˌ p ɛr ə ˈ s t r ɔɪ k ə /; Russian: Перестройка, IPA: [pʲɪrʲɪˈstrojkə] (); Ukrainian: Перебудова, romanized: Perebudova) was a political movement for reformation within the Communist Party of the Soviet Union during the s and is widely associated with Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev and his glasnost (meaning "openness") policy reform.


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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/5(3). An Economic History of the USSR:3rd Edition (Penguin Economics) [Nove, Alec] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

An Economic History of the USSR:3rd Edition (Penguin Economics)Cited by: Still a great book, even though it relies on data and interpretations from the s. Since the collapse of the USSR in the s numerous books on specific aspects of the former Soviet economy have been published.

This book discusses the politics and economics of the period of the "Revolution from Above."/5(7). First published inThe Soviet Economy is a well informed work which seeks to acquaint students with the structure and problems of the economy of the USSR. In a balanced and perceptive analysis, Alexander Nove describes the organisation of economic life and of the planning system, analysing the practical and theoretical problems within the institutional structure of t/5.

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From begining to end, nep to Gorbachev this book by a Soviet expert brings facts critically studied to the reader. Basic knowledge of Soviet history is recomended before reading but not economics expertise/5.

In my previous post, I listed the first five of my twenty-five recommended books on the Soviet list focused specifically on the Russian Revolution. Today, my selections explore the Soviet economy.

The Soviet Economy. The classic account of Soviet economic history is found in Alec Nove’s An Economic History of the USSR (originally published in ). Source: Book, Political Economy, A Textbook issued by the Institute of Economics of the Academy of sciences of the USSR Published date & Publisher:Lawrence & Wishart, London Printed and bounded in Great Britain by Jarrold and Sons Ltd., Norwich.

Russia’s Soviet era was distinguished not by economic growth or human development, but by the use of the economy to build national power. On the centenary of the Bolshevik revolution ofthis column The Economy of the USSR book that while the education of women and better survival rates of children improved opportunities for many citizens, Soviet Russia was a tough and unequal environment in.

For textbooks about the history of the Soviet Union in general, I suggest The Rise and Fall of the Soviet Economy (Hanson), and Economic History of the USSR (Nove).

This book is divided into two sections. Section One is dedicated to the (in Marxist parlance) “base” of the USSR: its productive apparatus. a comparison of the us and soviet economies: evaluating the performance of the keywords: economic analysis, soviet analysis, soviet economic analysis created date: 8/31/ am.

The economic dimension is at the very heart of the Russian story in the twentieth century. 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.

Kenez traces the development of the Soviet Union from the Revolution, through the s, the years of the New Economic Policies and into the Stalinist order. He shows how post-Stalin Soviet leaders struggled to find ways to rule the country without using Stalin's methods but also without openly repudiating the past, and to negotiate a peaceful Cited by: "Alienation and the Soviet Economy is a timely and highly prescient book takes on new significance with the collapse of Soviet-style economies throughout the world.

It clearly merits the serious attention of a broad spectrum of educators, policymakers and interested laymen, and deserves a place in every respectable academic library and in many.

This timely book explores Russia’s political development since the collapse of the USSR and how inextricably it has been bound up with economic change. Tracing the evolution of Russia’s political economy, leading scholars consider how it may continue to develop going forward.

They assess the historical legacies of the Soviet period, showing how—despite policies implemented after the USSR 5/5(1). This book describes the creation of a new economy in the Soviet Union from to The Red Army defeated the Germans in World War II with equipment produced by that economy and not with masses of untrained men as has been often argued.

The Soviet weapons were produced in factories designed and built under the direction of American engineers in the s. The first edition of this seminal book in pointed out the fatal defects of Marxist theory that would lead to the collapse of the Soviet economy. In this revised edition, Paul Craig Roberts examines how reality triumphed over Marxist theory and the implications for the future of Russia and eastern by: 8.

The political economy of Soviet military power by Cooper, Leo,St. Martin's Press edition, in EnglishISBN: The political collapse of the Soviet Union has been much better documented than the course of its economic and social disintegration.

To get an inside account, Ellman and Kontorovich questioned former top Soviet officials and economic and other policy advisors (both Soviet and foreign) who were privy not only to the data but also to the internal policy debate during the s.

The economy of the Soviet Union was based on state ownership of the means of production, collective farming, and industrial highly centralized Soviet-type economic planning was managed by the administrative-command Soviet economy was characterized by state control of investment, a dependence on natural resources, shortages, public ownership of industrial Currency: Soviet ruble (SUR).

The second economy in the Soviet Union was the informal sector in the economy of the Soviet term was suggested by Gregory Grossman in his seminal article, "The Second Economy of the USSR" ().

Economist Gerard Roland noted that as Grossman anticipated, "the logic of the second economy tended over time to undermine the logic of the command system and to lead to. This video was made possible by our Patreon community.

️ See new videos early, participate in exclusive Q&As, and more. ️ Economic Problems of Socialism in the USSR is a work of political economy written by Joseph Stalin in It was one of the last works published before his death.

In it, he made the claim that the Soviet Union had reached the lower stage of main impetus for the book came from the discussions around the preparations for a new textbook on political economy that would be standard.

Of very great importance for the work on this textbook was the economic discussion organised in November by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union. In the course of this discussion, in which hundreds of Soviet economists took an active part, the draft for a textbook of political economy submitted by the authors.

Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Soviet Union -- Economic policy -- Economic policy.

Soviet Union. More like this: Similar Items. 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 : Philip Hanson.

‎The first edition of this seminal book in pointed out the fatal defects of Marxist theory that would lead to the collapse of the Soviet economy.

In this revised edition, Paul Craig Roberts examines how reality triumphed over Marxist theory and the implications for the future of Russia and easte. The USSR was the principal adversary of the US during the Cold War (). The Soviet economy and society stagnated in the decades following Stalin's rule, until General Secretary Mikhail GORBACHEV () introduced glasnost (openness) and perestroika (restructuring) in an attempt to modernize communism, but his initiatives.

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. Soviet Union. TSentral'noe statisticheskoe upravlenie. National economy of the USSR. Moscow, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Soviet Union.

T︠S︡entralʹnoe statisticheskoe upravlenie. OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. Translation of Narodnoe khoziaĭstvo SSSR; statisticheskiĭ sbornik. In the book Dilemmas of Change in Soviet Politics, which was a collection of authors edited by Zbigniew Brzezinski, Robert Conquest in his section, "Immobilism and decay", saw "the USSR as a country where the political system is radically and dangerously inappropriate to its social and economic dynamics.

This is a formula for change - change. ‎This timely book explores Russia’s political development since the collapse of the USSR and how inextricably it has been bound up with economic change. Assessing the legacies of the Soviet period, leading scholars trace the evolution of Russia’s political economy and how it may develop as bitter bat.

The USSR also faced foreign attacks on the Soviet economy. In the s, the United States under President Ronald Reagan isolated the Soviet economy from the rest of the world and helped drive oil. The Soviet Union was the first state to have as an ideological objective the elimination of religion.

Toward that end, the Communist regime confiscated church property, ridiculed religion, harassed believers, and propagated atheism in the schools. In my previous two posts, I offered recommendations for reading on the Russian Revolution and the Soviet economy.

Today, I’d like to turn our attention everyday life in the Soviet Union. My most cherished comment on one of my books dealing with the Soviet system was from then Department Chair of Economics at Moscow State [ ]. Although Gaidar's book does not delve into the reason for the decline in petroleum prices in the late 's there is evidence that this occurred because of a conspiracy between the American Central Intelligence Agency (C.I.A.) the leaders of Saudi Arabia to punish the Soviet Union for.

The Soviet Union mainly contributed resources to the development of weapons, and constructed additional military factories as needed. Byindustrial production was nearly double the level ("Five-Year Plans"). Stalin's Five-Year Plans helped transform the Soviet Union from an untrained society of peasants to an advanced industrial economy.

“Alienation and the Soviet Economy is a timely and highly prescient book takes on new significance with the collapse of Soviet-style economies throughout the world. It clearly merits the serious attention of a broad spectrum of educators, policymakers and interested laymen, and deserves a place in every respectable academic library and in.

Russia has undergone significant changes since the collapse of the Soviet Union, moving from a centrally planned economy towards a more market-based system. Both economic growth and reform have stalled in recent years, however, and Russia remains a predominantly statist economy with a high concentration of wealth in officials' hands.

Russia today is as prominent in international affairs as it was at the height of the Cold War. Yet the role that the economy plays in supporting Russia's position as a "great power" on the international stage is poorly understood.

For many, Russia's political influence far exceeds its weight in the global economy. The Soviet Union officially fell on December, 26 when the USSR was dissolved and the communist-era policies of the region ceased.

  The USSR's weakened military and economy .The Disintegration of the Soviet economic system by Michael Ellman, Vladimir Kontorovich,Routledge edition, in English.