Basic principles and experience of industrial development planning in the Soviet Union.

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United Nations , New York
Russia -- Industries, Russia -- Economic policy, Russia -- Economic condi
SeriesUnited Nations. Publication, Sales no: 66.II.B. 1
ContributionsLubimtsev, N.A.
LC ClassificationsHC335 U65
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 136 p.
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Open LibraryOL14366680M

Get this from a library. Basic principles and experience of industrial development planning in the Soviet Union. [N A Lubimtsev; Centre for Industrial Development (United Nations); United Nations. Department of Economic and Social Affairs.].

The economy of the Soviet Union was based on a system of state ownership of the means of production, collective farming, industrial manufacturing and centralized administrative Soviet economy was characterized by state control of investment, a dependence on natural resources, shortages, public ownership of industrial assets, macroeconomic stability, Currency: Soviet ruble (SUR).

The Five-Year Plan of the Soviet Union, a Political Interpretation. The basic facts of the socialist construction now taking place in the Soviet Union are presented in this book with sufficient care and clarity to obviate their particular mention in this preface.

Prospects of Industrial Development Although Russia’s population fell sharply following the Soviet Union’s collapse, it has rebounded somewhat in recent years. Abandoned industrial towns and work settlements built by the Soviet Union dot the landscape, evidence of the Soviet government’s ill-fated attempt to decentralize its population and development (see Figure ).

a) It eased tensions with the Soviet Union because it was a defensive, rather than an offensive, program. b) It surprised Reagan's advisers and elicited an angry response from critics and the Soviet Union.

c) It met with overwhelming approval at home and abroad. d) It carefully adhered to the terms of the ABM treaty. Industrialization in the Soviet Union was a process of accelerated building-up of the industrial potential of the Soviet Union to reduce the economy's lag behind the developed capitalist states, which was carried out from May to June The official task of industrialization was the transformation of the Soviet Union from a predominantly agrarian state into a leading industrial.

With the development of transnational corporations in the contemporary world, planning has become international – often indeed, juridically speaking, multi-firm in scope.

The consequence of this secular process has been a radical reduction in market-allocated labour under late capitalism, as compared with directly-allocated labour. its values and principles.

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This book discusses national development planning in the context of a globalized world economy. National economic development planning, the process of.

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Pang. Central planning—a command economy—did not work for the sprawling national economy of the Soviet Union as it had for Basic principles and experience of industrial development planning in the Soviet Union.

book organizations like the Ford Motor Company in the s. Now in the s, Mikhail Gorbachev, as determined as Lenin once was to rebuild the Soviet Union as a modern nation based on science and technology, is.

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Glossary -- Soviet Union Academy of Sciences (Akademiia nauk) The Soviet Union's most prestigious scholarly institute, which conducted basic research in the physical, natural, mathematical, and social sciences.

Established in by Peter the Great, it carried out long-range research and developed new technology. Socialist competition is one of the main driving forces of the revolutionary development. In view of the basic tasks now confronting the Soviet Union, it is inevitable that the most striking manifestation of the new Socialist competition should relate.

Planning, in the real sense of the term, began with the Second Five Year Plan. The Second Plan, a landmark contribution to development planning in general, laid down the basic ideas regarding goals of Indian planning; this plan was based on the ideas of Mahalanobis.

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In that sense, he can be regarded as the architect of Indian Size: KB. In Septemberthe WHO convened a momentous International Conference on Primary Health Care in Alma-Ata, capital of the Soviet republic of Kazakhstan. This unprecedented gathering signalled a break with WHO’s long-standing technically oriented disease eradication campaigns.

Instead, Alma-Ata emphasised a community-based, social justice Cited by: 2. The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), was a federal socialist state in Northern Eurasia that existed from to and was the largest country in the world.

Nominally a union of multiple national Soviet republics, in practice its government and economy were highly was a one-party state governed by the Soviet communist party, with Capital and largest city: Moscow. Research and development, in industry, two intimately related processes by which new products and new forms of old products are brought into being through technological innovation.

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Hans Hirsch's treatise deals with the Soviet experience and difficulties. The treatise also shows the methods of economic guidance employed in Russia by considering the following significant theoretical economic series of topics: the principles determine quantities of product and the direction of their use; the distribution of authority and.

One would thus expect the Soviet Union to be a relatively equal society, and furthermore given the rights to all basic needs, one would expect little amounts of poverty. Alas, it wasn't quite like that. A possible defence of the Soviet Union is to appeal to equality and basic : Jose Luis Ricon.

Hence, “each organism and each specimen,” Sukachev argued, “is in dialectical unity with the environment.” Nevertheless, a key aspect of the ecological condition was that multicellular organisms higher on “the evolutionary ladder”—i.e., characterized by a wider range of adaptive mechanisms and specialization in relation to their environment—experienced a “growth of.

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The Eastern Bloc, also known as the Communist Bloc, the Socialist Bloc and the Soviet Bloc, was the group of communist states of Central and Eastern Europe, East Asia, and Southeast Asia under the hegemony of the Soviet Union (USSR) that existed during the Cold War (–) in opposition to the capitalist Western Western Europe, the term Eastern Bloc generally.

Helen Keller is one of the most widely recognized figures in US history that people actually know very little about. That she was a serious political thinker who made important contributions in the fields of socialist theory and practice, or that she was a pioneer in pointing the way toward a Marxist understanding of disability oppression and liberation—this reality has been overlooked.

All those basic principles of violence were multiplied a million times over by the fact of nuclear weapons, the fact that one bomb could essentially destroy a. The Yugoslav experience illustrates how an economic system based on innovative approaches that combined the best of all possible worlds – socialist principles and planning to attain wider social goals, the market mechanism to increase efficiency and workers’ participation in decision-making and profits to strengthen incentives – can be Author: Milica Uvalić.

Moorsteen, Richard Prices and Production of Machinery in the Soviet Union: – Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard Univ.

Press. Nove, Alec () The Soviet Economy: An Introduction. Rev. New York: Praeger. Nutter, G. Warren Growth of Industrial Production in the Soviet Union. The Basic Principles of Legislation state: “The goal of education in the USSR is the training of highly educated, well-rounded, active builders of communist society who accept the ideas of Marxism-Leninism, show respect for Soviet laws and the socialist order, and have a communist attitude toward labor; the development of physically healthy.

construction plans of the Soviet Union would remain unfulfillable dreams. The textbook falls into four main parts.

Part I, 'General Part of the Soviet Socialist Science of Labour Law', discusses the subject-matter and system of Soviet labour law, its basic principles, the sources and.

China’s first five-year plan, launched infollowed the tradition of Soviet economic development. It stressed capital-intensive production and the development of heavy industry. But China had far less capital and a great many more people than did the Soviet Union.

Capital-intensive development made little sense. Such fundamental principles, if they are genuine, can serve as the skeleton of any system of modern town planning; being as it were the rules according to which development will take place.

We shall then be in a position to take a special case, no matter what: whether it be Paris, London, Berlin, New York or some small town. The scholarship on early Soviet architecture and planning that does exist relies heavily on the paper projects of Moscow’s avant-garde. 1 But brick and mortar, steel and concrete projects in peripheral industrial sites where capital expenditure was greatest and design experimentation most intense can tell us much about how design was employed Cited by: 1.In fact, Gorbachev and Abel Aganbegyan, his chief economic advisor, argue that Stalin’s economic policies of collectivization were necessary given the state of development of the Soviet Union in the s.

Neither Gorbachev nor Aganbegyan address the fundamental problem of the Soviet system; the lessons of history are not : Peter J.