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Economic comparisons, USA-USSR

National Industrial Conference Board.

Economic comparisons, USA-USSR

population and area, basic production, exports, levels of living, military.

by National Industrial Conference Board.

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Published in [New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1945-,
    • Soviet Union -- Economic conditions -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      Statement[Prepared for the] 42nd annual meeting, National Industrial Conference Board, inc., May 15 and 16, 1958, the Waldorf-Astoria.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC106.5 .N268
      The Physical Object
      Pagination23 p.
      Number of Pages23
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6243184M
      LC Control Number58002775
      OCLC/WorldCa1630150

      Capitalism is an economic system whereby monetary goods are owned by individuals or companies. The purest form of capitalism is free market or laissez-faire capitalism. Here, private individuals are unrestrained in determining where to invest, what to produce, and at which prices to exchange goods and services.


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