PRICES AND PRODUCTION OF MACHINERY IN THE SOVIET UNION 1928-1958

PRICES AND PRODUCTION OF MACHINERY IN THE SOVIET UNION 1928-1958
PRICES AND PRODUCTION OF MACHINERY IN THE SOVIET UNION 1928-1958
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PublishingDate: 1962
Publisher: Cambridge:Harvard University Press
Condition: Very Good
Binding: Hard Cover
Dust Jacket: Good
Edition: 1st edition
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Cambridge:Harvard University Press. 1962. 1st edition. xi+498pp+2pp cat. Hardcover with dust jacket. A very good copy, slightly soiled at page edges, but otherwise clean with a bookseller ticket to inside rear board but no other previous owners marks or signatures. The dust jacket is soiled, rubbed and shelfworn with wear to edges and folds. *"Investment in machinery is a critical component of success in capital construction upon which Soviet aspirations to industrialization have necessarily hinged. In part by design, in part through the force of world conditions, the Soviet economy was compelled, before its first five year plan was out, to rely almost entirely on domestic output for its supply of machines. This study provides the key quanitative indicators for 30 years of Soviet experience in developing machinery production: indexes of changes in price levels, of changes in output, and of the supply of machinery for purposes of capital construction."...dj

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