TITLE

FOUR AND THE BATTLE FOR ASIA

AUTHOR(S)
Decker, Clarence
PUB. DATE
January 1953
SOURCE
New Republic;1/5/53, Vol. 128 Issue 1, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the political and economic conditions in the Philippines after its independence. Decline in agricultural and industrial output in 1950; Absence of agricultural reforms; Introduction of the Bell Survey Mission from the U.S. to the Islands to study causes of the crisis; Assignment of the responsibility to the Mutual Security Agency (MSA) to assist the Philippine Government in the further implementation of the Bell Mission recommendations; Success of the MSA program in the Philippine budget.
ACCESSION #
14557343

 

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