Alec Nove on the Soviet Economy (Routledge Revivals)
From the early 1960s until his death in 1994, Alec Nove was one of the world's leading authorities on Russian and Soviet economic history. This Routledge Revivals collection brings together six of his most essential books on the Soviet Economy, taken from across the full breadth of his eminent career.
Written between 1961 and 1989, this definitive collection covers Soviet economic history from the height of the Cold War through to the cultural renaissance of Glasnost in the late 1980s. From Joseph Stalin through to Mikhail Gorbachev, via an exploration of Soviet political economy, efficiency, Socialism and development, this is a truly wide-ranging reissued collection, which will be a delight to Soviet economists and historians.
Table of Contents
1. The Soviet Economy 2. Was Stalin Really Necessary? Some Problems of Soviet Economic Policy 3. Efficiency Criteria for Nationalised Industries 4. Political Economy and Soviet Socialism 5. Socialism, Economics and Development 6. Glasnost in Action : cultural renaissance in Russia