Five-Year Plans


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Five-Year Plans

1928, 1933, 1938, The Soviet system of economic planning aimed at development of heavy industry (latterly armaments) and collectivization of agriculture. They never really fulfilled their targets and were usually either quietly abandoned or run into the next in sequence.
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KDLA administers the grant funds according to successive Five-Year Plans submitted to and approved by IMLS.
The government will do away with five-year plans when the twelfth plan ends in 2016-17, NITI Aayog vice chairman Arvind Panagariya has said, ending two years of uncertainty over the fate of the development plan first initiated by Jawaharlal Nehru in 1951.
He have an overview on the Malaysian experience in implementing its consecutive five-year plans.
For over six decades, the Chinese central government has been endorsing these five-year plans as a means of establishing national priorities for society and the economy.
Instead of producing Soviet-style five-year plans which, like most five-year plans will never be fulfilled, why don't they concentrate on delivering a decent service now.
One- to three-year plans are more essential than five-year plans because none of us knows where we will be in five years.
Under the old Soviet-style system, five-year plans were highly specific planning documents that were the foundation of China's centrally controlled economy.
He said that if the line were extended all the way to Battery Park City, the cost would total up to $20 billion, with construction spanning multiple five-year plans.
The result is a wide-ranging set of essays analyzing the social dimensions of superindustrialization of Stalin's five-year plans through 1941.
Further, five-year plans are usually modest because management does not want to set goals too high,
6 gigawatts of planned capacity additions in the government's tenth and eleventh five-year plans (2002-2007 and 2007-2012), 34% is allocated to hydropower, 53% of which is to be constructed by NHPC.
The meeting comes within the context of closer partnership between the SCP, represented by its Secretariat General, government officials in related sectors and the governorates in an effort to come up with a unified system in the strategic plans of the Sultanate, including the five-year plans and long-term visions.