Old and New in the Statistics of the Ministry of Defense
Russian Economic Developments. Moscow, 2015, #12, pp. 129-132
4 Pages Posted: 24 Dec 2015
Date Written: December 23, 2015
In 2015, the Russian military agency made a major step forward in its statistics having published early this year the annual statistical book for the first time since 1914. However, as early as at the stage of preparing the above book which is meant to expand largely departmental statistics represented before only by the data on the number of pensioners of the Ministry of Defense compilers encountered the traditional domestic obstacle – a secrecy barrier – which made their publication efforts less valuable.
Keywords: Russian economy, military industrial complex, military reform
JEL Classification: L3, K1, K2, K3, P16, Y80
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