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Soviet economic warfare.

Robert Loring Allen

Soviet economic warfare.

Introd. by Erwin D. Canham.

by Robert Loring Allen

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Published by Public Affairs Press in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Government trading -- Russia,
  • Russia -- Foreign economic relations

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 273-281.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 293 p. ;
    Number of Pages293
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19559540M

    causing the breakdown of the Soviet Union Other systemic explanations emphasize the high costs that the Cold War imposed on the Soviet Union For example, Ikle argues that the ‘Soviet system, in harness with communism, destroyed the Soviet economy and thus hastened the self-. An extensive analysis of the external economic activities of the Soviet Union: its political and economic motivations, trade, credits, assistance and regional interests. The central conclusion: "The Soviet Union uses all of its foreign economic policies and relations consistently and exclusively to promote the interests of the Soviet state and the philosophy on which it is founded.".

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