Pulling the Economic Plug

March 1982
National Review;3/19/1982, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p276
The article comments on the shaky financial structure of the Soviet Union and the billions of dollars worth of bad loans that were given to the country by Western banks. The author examines whether the U.S. will extend financial assistance to the ailing Russian economy, although it has denied the alleged issuance of commodity credits to boost the economy of Romania.


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