Accession Number : AD0603845

Title :   RUSSIAN LABOR PRODUCTIVITY STATISTICS,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Galenson,Walter

Report Date : 17 JAN 1950

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : The paper has a threefold purpose: (a) to examine the concepts employed by Russian statisticians in computing labor productivity; (b) to indicate the trend of labor productivity in Russian industry since the inception of the five year plans; and (c) through study of productivity changes in a particular industry, in this case coal mining, to point up some of the problems involved in the analysis of Russian productivity statistics.

Descriptors :   (*INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, USSR), (*LABOR, PRODUCTION), STATISTICAL DATA, ECONOMICS, INDUSTRIES, COAL

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE