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The social economy of West Germany.

Graham Hallett

The social economy of West Germany.

by Graham Hallett

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Published by Macmillan in [London] .
Written in

    Places:
  • Germany (West)
    • Subjects:
    • Housing -- Germany (West),
    • Germany (West) -- Economic conditions,
    • Germany (West) -- Social conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC286.6 .H34
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 150 p.
      Number of Pages150
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5475256M
      ISBN 100333148770
      LC Control Number73178582
      OCLC/WorldCa791754

      East Germany had a command economy similar to the economic system in the Soviet Union and other Comecon member states. The state established production targets and prices and also allocated resources, codifying these decisions in comprehensive plans. The means of production were almost entirely state-owned. East Germany had higher standards of living than other Eastern Bloc countries or the Soviet Union, and enjoyed favorable duty and tariff terms with the West German Currency: East German mark.   In this article, B. R. Shenoy—one of India’s most prominent free-market economists—talks about the differences in the economic models followed by East and West Germany. Shenoy, a key critic of state planning, demonstrates the futility of planning and centrally controlled economies and remarks that the German experience serves as a reminder to India and its policy .

      Basic Features of the German Economy Germany is an open economy with a strong industrial base, producing about a third of its gross domestic product for export. It is also an econ-omy in which social protection and the state play dominant roles. These two characteristics establish the central theme that will be encountered throughout this Size: 1MB. Since the reunification of East and West Germany in , the old West Germany has transferred a massive $2 trillion (€ trillion) in economic aid in an attempt to help former East Germany.

      successful capitalist ones" (West Germany). Wiles arrives at this conclusion by considering per capita increases in output, the burden imposed on the East German economy by Russian reparations, and the loss in manpower through emigration to West Germany. The purpose of this note is to appraise the validity of his conclusion. A recent report on Germany's social market economy published by KfW, the country's state-owned development bank, point out problems facing the country like growing income disparity, poverty.


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