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Stalinist command economy

Timothy Dunmore

Stalinist command economy

the Soviet state apparatus and economic policy, 1945-53

by Timothy Dunmore

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Soviet Union -- Economic policy -- 1946-1950.,
    • Soviet Union -- Economic policy -- 1951-1955.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTimothy Dunmore.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC335.7 .D8 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 176 p. :
      Number of Pages176
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4422265M
      ISBN 100312755163
      LC Control Number79026712

      Among his other books are Restructuring the Soviet Economic Bureaucracy (); Before Command: The Russian Economic from Emancipation to Stalin (); and Russian National Income, – He is the coauthor (with Robert Stuart) of Russian and Soviet Economic Structure and Performance, now in its seventh edition. Gregory received his Ph.D. Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Dunmore, Timothy. Stalinist command economy. London: Macmillan, (OCoLC)

      A detailed examination of economic policy-making in the USSR during the period of the Second Five-Year Plan (). The work examines the process by which the plan was formulated and implemented, through a series of detailed case-studies, based on archival material, examining the role of the Politburo, the Soviet government, Gosplan and the main economic commissariats. Scholars have long noted that the Soviet economy experienced considerable difficulties after , as the high economic growth rates of the mid-thirties suddenly gave way to what Naum Jasny called “snail-like crawl, stagnation and even declines” that persisted right up to the Nazi invasion of the USSR.

      But while considerable archive-based research on that period has been published over the past five years, relatively little work has been devoted to the economics of the Stalin system. Although the Stalinist command economy is supposedly a thing of the past, it continues to plague Russia's transition to a market economy, and, more important, it. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dunmore, Timothy. Stalinist command economy. London: Macmillan, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book.


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