economic mobilization


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economic mobilization

[‚ek·ə′näm·ik ‚mō·bə·lə′zā·shən]
(ordnance)
The process of preparing for and carrying out such changes in the organization and functioning of the national economy as are necessary to provide the most effective use of resources in a national emergency.
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Given his four-factor, three-stage framework, it will be interesting to learn whether his forthcoming volumes maintain that a fourth post-industrial age of economic mobilization is emerging with a new century.
Of particular recommendation are the chapters addressing the American, Soviet, British, and German economic mobilizations.
Preparedness and full national economic mobilization were keys to ultimate victory in World War II.
The industrial mobilization plan promulgated in 1939 assumed that economic mobilization could commence prior to the actual outbreak of hostilities against the United States.
The attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, unified the country and removed all peacetime constraints, allowing President Roosevelt to undertake full national economic mobilization.
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