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Romania"s socialist economy

Costin Murgescu

Romania"s socialist economy

an introduction to a contemporary experience of economic development

by Costin Murgescu

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Published by Meridiane Pub. House in Bucharest .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Romania
    • Subjects:
    • Romania -- Economic conditions -- 1945-1989.,
    • Romania -- Economic policy -- 1945-1989.,
    • Romania -- Foreign economic relations.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementCostin Murgescu ; translated from the Romanian by Leon Jaeger.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC407.R8 M8813
      The Physical Object
      Pagination177 p. ;
      Number of Pages177
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5236897M
      LC Control Number75307680

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The Socialist Republic of Romania (Romanian: Republica Socialistă România, RSR) was a Marxist-Leninist one-party communist state that existed officially in Romania from to From tothe state was known as the Romanian People's Republic (Republica Populară Romînă, RPR).The country was a Soviet-aligned Eastern Bloc state with a dominant role for the Romanian Capital and largest city: Bucharest.

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