Part of a broader investigation to determine the real changes in the size and structure of Soviet gross national income and product from 1928 to 1955. The present study gives estimates of the national income and porduct of the USSR from 1949 to 1955, calculated in current rubles and at established prices. The data considered cover a period of sudden and substantial changes in price levels as well as in the relative price structure. These data for recent years are to be used in conjunction with those from other research to deflate the Soviet national income series to constant prices. The study is primarily of interest to S.U. economy specialists.
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