Seven year Plan

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  • Seven year plan (1959-65)
    • Transforming fuel and chemical industries
    • Coal to oil and gas
    • 75% increase in synthetic fibre
    • Wanted to overtake west
    • Sputnik launched in 1957
    • Consumer goods more abundant
      • Improved living standards
    • Soviet economy growth- 7.1%
      • USA- 2.9%
    • Poor Labour productivity
    • Gosplan overwhelmed
    • 1964, economic growth slowed
    • Military industrial complex

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