TITLE

What Brezhnev Wants

AUTHOR(S)
Grossman, Gregory
PUB. DATE
June 1973
SOURCE
New Republic;6/16/73, Vol. 168 Issue 24, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides insights into the economic conditions in the Soviet Union. Weaknesses of the Soviet economic system; Problem of growing scarcity of labor; Exhaustion of reserves of labor for gainful employment in the nonagricultural part of the economy; Need to move toward a socialist market economy; Decision to push the merger of industrial firms into superfirms; Soviet's relation with the United States.
ACCESSION #
10156483

 

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