Economy of the Soviet Union
The economy of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics was based on a system of state ownership of the means of production, collective farming, industrial manufacturing and centralized administrative ...
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New Economic Policy
For the Malaysian policy enacted in 1971, see Malaysian New Economic Policy.The New Economic Policy (NEP) (Russian: Новая экономическая политика, НЭП, Novaya Ekonomicheskaya Politika) was an econo...
Gosplan
The State Planning Committee, commonly known as Gosplan (Russian: Госпла́н, [ɡɐsˈplan]), was the agency responsible for central economic planning in the Soviet Union. Established in 1921 and remaining...
Agriculture in the Soviet Union
Agriculture in the Soviet Union was the most inefficient sector of economy in the Soviet Union. A number of food taxes (prodrazverstka, prodnalog, others) were introduced despite the decree on Land. A...
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Foreign trade of the Soviet Union
Soviet foreign trade played only a minor role in the Soviet economy. In 1985, for example, exports and imports each accounted for only 4 percent of the Soviet gross national product. The Soviet Union ...
Cinema of the Soviet Union
The cinema of the Soviet Union, not to be confused with "Cinema of Russia" despite films in the Russian language being predominant in the body of work so described, includes films produced by the cons...
Energy policy of the Soviet Union
Energy policy of the Soviet Union was an important feature of Soviet planning from Vladimir Lenin on. The Soviet Union was virtually a self-sufficient energy nation; the development of the energy sect...
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GOST
GOST (Russian: ГОСТ) refers to a set of technical standards maintained by the Euro-Asian Council for Standardization, Metrology and Certification (EASC), a regional standards organization operating un...
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Timeline of Russian inventions and technology records
Timeline of Russian Innovation encompasses key events in the history of technology in Russia, starting from the Early East Slavs and up to the Russian Federation.The entries in this timeline fall into...
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Main Concession Committee
The Main Concession Committee at the Council of Peoples' Commissars of the USSR (Glavkoncesskom) Russian: Главный концессионный комитет при Совете Народных Комиссаров СССР ( ГКК; Главконцесск; Гла...
Northern river reversal
The Northern river reversal or Siberian river reversal was an ambitious project to divert the flow of the Northern rivers in the Soviet Union, which "uselessly" drain into the Arctic Ocean, southward...
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Bag people
Bag people (Russian: мешочники, meshochniks, or "people with bags") is a term in Russian and other Slavic languages that refers to people doing small trade for personal profit, recognizable by the...
Khrushchyovka
Khrushchyovka (Russian: хрущёвка, [xrʊˈɕːɵfkə]) is a type of low-cost, concrete-paneled or brick three- to five-storied apartment building which was developed in the USSR during the early 1960s, d...
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Goznak
Federal State Unitary Enterprise "Goznak" (short for Государственный знак, or State Insignia) is a Unitary enterprise in Russia, responsible for the production of coins and bank notes. The agency admi...
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State Committee for Labour and Social Problems
Goskomtrud (Russian: Госкомтруд) was the State Committee for Labour and Social Problems in the Soviet Union. It dealt with labour relations and wage issues. A 1991 western (American) review of the...
Urengoy–Pomary–Uzhgorod pipeline
The Urengoy–Pomary–Uzhgorod pipeline (also known as the West-Siberian Pipeline, or Trans-Siberian Pipeline or Brotherhood Pipeline) is one of Russia's main natural gas export pipelines, partially own...
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