Accession Number : ADA017017

Title :   Problems of the North. Number 16, 1972.


Report Date : JUN 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 422

Abstract : A partial listing of topic areas includes: Basic aspects of increasing efficiency of resource allocation in the North of the U.S.S.R.; Building in the North; Cost structure and evaluation of engineering solutions in the North; Some ways of reducing the cost of developing new machinery for the North; Ways of developing local food production and exploitation of biological resources in the North; Increasing the efficiency of production in the European North of the U.S.S.R.; The economic efficiency of the oil and gas industry of the Komi A.S.S.R.; Integrated development of building materials production and the construction industry in the European North; Comparative efficiency of thermal and atomic power generation in the Northeast; Role of ferrous metallurgy in the development of th resources of the far-eastern North; Methods of economic development and construction in the Canadian North; Problems and new concepts of mid-Canada development; The oil industry of Alaska; Improving the cross-country performance of vehicles under Arctic conditions.

Descriptors :   *USSR, *Resource management, *Economics, Natural resources, Food, Wood, Petroleum products, Industries, Metallurgy, Transportation, Canada, Translations

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE