chapter  11
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Recentralization in Ukraine

There were three major policies that Ukraine could no longer avoid implementing: merging of the sovnarkhozy , the administrative elevation of the status of Ukrsovnarkhoz , and the transferring of local industry to the sovnarkhozy . In 1957, local industry had been placed under the management of local executive committees ( ispolkomy ) and produced mainly for local consumption. Yet, of the three policies, only the redrawing of the administrative map could be considered as successfully implemented.