The Coming Soviet Crash: Gorbachev's Desperate Search for Credit in Western Financial Markets

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Free Press, 1990 - Business & Economics - 246 pages
Here is the book which broke the major international news story of the year: the USSR's deficit. Rampant inflation and a huge budget deficit have ravaged the Soviet economy and are forcing Mikhail Gorbachev into a frenzied search for Western credit.

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Shelton, a senior research fellow at the Hoover Institution, opens with an examination of the Soviet budget as reported in that government's own publications and suggests that the Kremlin's finances ... Read full review


PART ONE The Financial Condition ol the Soviet union
Economic Fallout
Perestroika to the Rescue

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