Consumer Goods

A final goods or consumer goods is a commodity that is used by the consumer to satisfy current wants or needs, rather than to produce another goods. A microwave oven or a bicycle is a final goods, whereas the parts purchased to manufacture it are intermediate goods. When used in measures of national income and output, the term "final goods" includes only new goods. For example, gross domestic product (GDP) excludes items counted in an earlier year to prevent double counting based on resale of items. In that context, the economic definition of goods also includes what are commonly known …



24 May 2022 English

British Society, 1939-1951 contains records from collections such as: Records of central government departments and ministries; Records of Local Organizations and Wartime Bodies; Collections of government propaganda. Users can browse, …

Education Labour Supply; Labour Relations Retail; Consumer Goods Unofficial Evacuations Gender and work Enforcement;

1 January 2017 English

Soon after the Allies defeated Germany in World War II, the country became the central battleground of the Cold War between the communist East and democratic, capitalist West. To prevent …

the G.D.R. found it hard to get good quality consumer goods – with the lucky ones waiting often 10-13 years a much higher standard of living, choice of consumer goods, better housing, a healthier environment, and

LSE: London School of Economics and Political Science · 1 January 2017 English

As well as heralding a series of momentous changes within Soviet domestic politics and society, the death of Stalin on March 5, 1953 also brought forward important shifts of tone …

economy with increases in the production of consumer goods. Political leaders in the West, however, remained

The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

Czechoslovakia; trends in Czechoslovakia's foreign policy; housing in Czechoslovakia; shortages of consumer goods in Czechoslovakia; the centralisation of Czechoslovak industry; and employment trends in Czechoslovakia

The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

the chemical industry, the manufacture of consumer goods and / science and technology. (BTA in English

The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

A file containing analysis of a report on the Soviet balance of payments in convertible foreign currency.

proportion of ot!^:" imports consists of non-food consumer goods. 4. One can, of course, tinker endlessly with

The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

Community K industries. Many (notably cars and consumer goods) have significant presentational value. In

The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

through exports of machinery equipment and consumer goods, were of great importance to die Czechoslovak

The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

claimed that a wide variety of foodstuffs and consumer goods were available. From their reporting it seems

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