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The economics of socialism

J. Wilczynski

The economics of socialism

principles governing the operation of the centrally planned economies in the USSR and Eastern Europe under the new system

by J. Wilczynski

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Published by Allen and Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe, Eastern
    • Subjects:
    • Comparative economics,
    • Europe, Eastern -- Economic policy,
    • Europe, Eastern -- Economic conditions -- 1945-1989

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby J. Wilczynski.
      SeriesStudies in economics ;, 2, Studies in economics (London, England) ;, 2.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC244 .W55 1977
      The Physical Object
      Pagination235 p. :
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4615561M
      ISBN 100043350348
      LC Control Number77379625


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