A Rationale for the ‘ Irrational’ Structure of the Soviet Foreign Trade Mechanism

Cordella, Tito; Filatotchev, Igor
March 1992
Russian & East European Finance & Trade;Spring92, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p3
Academic Journal
Analyzes the structure of the foreign trade mechanism in Russia. Sequencing of foreign trade liberalization; Modeling of the national export sector; Volume of export production.


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