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Economic controls and defense.

Donald H. Wallace

Economic controls and defense.

by Donald H. Wallace

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Published by Twentieth Century Fund in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Industrial policy -- United States,
    • United States -- Economic policy,
    • United States -- Defenses

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWith a chapter on basic problems and policies, by J.M. Clark.
      ContributionsClark, John Maurice, 1884-, Twentieth Century Fund.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD3616.U47 W28
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 260 p.
      Number of Pages260
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6134784M
      LC Control Number53007962
      OCLC/WorldCa231826

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Economic controls and defense by Donald H. Wallace Download PDF EPUB FB2

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It is a relatively new field. An early specialized work in the field is the RAND Corporation report The Economics of Defense in the Nuclear Age by Charles J. Hitch and Roland McKean (, also published as a book).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wallace, Donald H. (Donald Holmes), Economic controls and defense. New York, Twentieth Century Fund, Defense, Controls, and A mobilization program is to be judged by three principal criteria: the rapidity and efficiency with which the required resources are allocated to the defense effort, the extent to which inflation is prevented, and the extent to which other inequities and hardships are minimized.

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