Accession Number : AD0623672

Title :   MICHAEL KASER, COMECON: INTEGRATION PROBLEMS OF THE PLANNED ECONOMIES, LONDON, NEW YORK, TORONTO: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 1965, PAGES VII, 215,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Hoeffding,Oleg

Report Date : NOV 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : Book review prepared for publication in the 'Slavic Review.' The first part of the book deals with the origins and history to mid-1964 of the Council of Mutual Economic Assistance (or CMEA, or Comecon). The second part discusses CMEA's achievements and prospects. CMEA has been in existence for 16 years. The book benefits greatly from Mr Kaser's service during 1951-1963 with the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe.

Descriptors :   (*ECONOMICS, EASTERN EUROPE), (*EASTERN EUROPE, ECONOMICS), (*USSR, ECONOMICS), RUMANIA

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE