Wilson Center Experts

Gordon B. Smith

Visiting Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Director, Walker Institute of International and Area Studies
Wilson Center Project(s):
Problems of Labor Law and Management and the Scientific-Technological Revolution in the Soviet Union
Jul 01, 1980
Jul 01, 1980

Project Summary

Explores the problems of labor law and management and the scientific-technological revolution in the Soviet Union. Notes the impediments to the efficient adoption and diffiusion of new technologies into the USSR, attributing it to organizational rigidities that prohibit flexibility in the management of specialist personnel.

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