Soviet economic growth: conditions and perspectives
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Soviet economic growth: conditions and perspectives by Joint Committee on Slavic Studies.

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Published by Row, Peterson in Evanston, Ill .
Written in English


  • Labor supply -- Soviet Union.,
  • Soviet Union -- Economic conditions.,
  • Soviet Union -- Population.

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Edition Notes

StatementAbram Bergson, editor.
SeriesHRAF -- 60.
ContributionsBergson, Abram, 1914-
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 376 p.
Number of Pages376
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16819166M

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