Soviet Post Attack Recovery: An Initial Assessment
Final rept. Feb 1976-May 1978
SRI INTERNATIONAL ARLINGTON VA STRATEGIC STUDIES CENTER
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This Technical Note examines the applicability of using and econometric model in the evaluation of the recovery potential of the Soviet Union following a nuclear war. Specific observations are made concerning the limitations of such an analytical tool in assessing intersectoral differences during recovery and improvements needed in a econometric model constructed for examining peacetime economic processes if features of recovery phenomena are to be properly treated. Contents Basic Characteristics of this Approach to Economic Analysis of the Postattack-Recovery Process A Brief Description of SOVMOD II Results of Selected Tests Used in SOVMOD II Detailed Recovery Phenomena within the Industrial Sector Major Limitations of SOVMOD II for Recovery Analysis.
- Economics and Cost Analysis
- Nuclear Warfare