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Институциональная ловушка. Неформальные практики хозяйствоания и управления советским предприятием в послевоенные годы

Article is made on the basis of a series of inquiries , complaints and memos stored in Perm State Archive of Contemporary History . Soviet economic system operates in a very peculiar way . She was full of postscripts in the official reports , the results of the plans overstatement , propaganda and reality is very different from each other . Act only through formal procedures was impossible. More or less , this system functioned effectively only if the informal practices of doing business . In the late Stalin era documents preserved description of how to buy a locomotive boiler, without having the financial capacity to carry 500 cubic meters as forests, without paying a penny , what and how best to pay with a team of builders , for which premium pay unrecorded , who take a job , but someone fired, how to create an informal social network in the upper echelons . All these and other practices allowed to perform work in an environment where the work was impossible.