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economy of the USSR during World War II.

Nikolaĭ Alekseevich Voznesenskiĭ

economy of the USSR during World War II.

by Nikolaĭ Alekseevich Voznesenskiĭ

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Published by Public Affairs Press in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Economic aspects -- Soviet Union,
  • Soviet Union -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCurrent Soviet thought series
    The Physical Object
    Pagination115p. ;
    Number of Pages115
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19782068M

    The academic monograph analyses sources that enable readers to radically reconsider historiographical stereotypes about the economic causes and outcomes of World War II for the USSR. Up until now, no reasonable estimation has been made on the debit and credit of World War II. For the first time in historiography, this book calculates this balance. During the opening stages of World War II, the Soviet Union created the Eastern Bloc (the group of communist states of Central and Eastern Europe during the Cold War) by invading and then annexing several countries as Soviet Socialist Republics by agreement with Nazi Germany in the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact.

      It's really more of a collection of 6 related moderate-length essays, tied together with some overview information. Each of the 6 major combatant nations of WWII (USA, UK, USSR, Italy, Germany, Japan) is given a very thorough treatment by economists regarding their economy leading up to, during, and in the aftermath of the conflict/5.   A merica's response to World War II was the most extraordinary mobilization of an idle economy in the history of the world. During the war 17 million new civilian jobs were created, industrial productivity increased by 96 percent, and corporate profits after taxes doubled. The government expenditures helped bring about the business recovery Author: Doris Goodwin.

    The USSR and Total War: Why Didn’t the Soviet Economy Collapse in ?* Mark Harrison** Abstract The economic dimensions of World War II are appraised both generally and with specific reference to the eastern front. When the Soviet war effort is examined more closely, it becomes surprising that the Soviet economy did not collapse in File Size: 86KB. The Economics of World War II is a high level overview of the economies of the major participants in the Second World War, and of the effects of the war on their subsequent history. An introduction by Harrison provides an overview and a comparative survey of the six countries covered, the United Kingdom, United States, Germany, Italy, Japan, and the Soviet Union.


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Economy of the USSR during World War II by Nikolaĭ Alekseevich Voznesenskiĭ Download PDF EPUB FB2

As weighed growth rates, economic planning performed very well during the early and mids, World War II-era mobilization, and for the first two decades of the postwar era. The Soviet Union became the world's leading producer of oil, coal, iron ore and cement ; manganese, gold, natural gas and other minerals were also of major cy: Soviet ruble (SUR).

Economy of the USSR during World War II. [Washington] Public Affairs Press [] (OCoLC) Online version: Voznesenskiĭ, Nikolaĭ Alekseevich. Economy of the USSR during World War II. [Washington] Public Affairs Press [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: N A Voznesenskiĭ; American Council of.

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On May 8,at pm Central European Time – already May 9 in the USSR – the German surrender took effect, ending World War II in Europe.

The war with Germany and her fellow members of what we now call fascist allies in Europe – Hungary, Bulgaria, Romania, Italy, Slovakia and Finland – had already claimed the lives of perhaps The economics of World War II: an overview* Mark Harrison** Introduction: economic factors in the war This book deals with two issues in the economics of twentieth century warfare.

First is the contribution of economics to victory and defeat of the great powers in World War II. Second is the impact of the war uponFile Size: KB. World War II, conflict that involved virtually every part of the world during – The main combatants were the Axis powers (Germany, Italy, and Japan) and the Allies (France, Great Britain, the United States, the Soviet Union, and China).

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3, Issue. 1, p. The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), was a federal socialist state in Northern Eurasia that existed from to and was the largest country in the world. Nominally a union of multiple national Soviet republics, in practice its government and economy were highly was a one-party state governed by the Communist Party, Capital and largest city: Moscow.