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Management of the Industrial Firm in the USSR

Management of the Industrial Firm in the USSR

By David Granick

Columbia University Press, 1954, 346 pp.

This substantial monograph, in the series sponsored by the Russian Institute of Columbia University, is focused on the plant directors who manage the firms in Soviet heavy industry: how they administer production and personnel and how they are geared to the larger complexes of the planned economy, the government and the Communist Party.