Nonproductive Consumption

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Consumption, Nonproductive


the use of material goods and services by the population (personal consumption) and by institutions and organizations of the nonproductive sphere (administration, science, and defense).

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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