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Published by Wilson Center, Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies in Washington, DC .
Written in English


  • Wages -- Soviet Union.,
  • Income distribution -- Soviet Union.,
  • Economics -- Soviet Union.

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Edition Notes

StatementHans Aage.
SeriesOccasional paper / Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies -- #232, Occasional paper (Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies) -- no. 232..
The Physical Object
Pagination50 p. ;
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16636053M

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