The Gap Between the Developed and the Non-Developed - an Obstacle to Modernization of Yugoslavia?

  • Žarko Lazarević Inštitut za novejšo zgodovino, Kongresni trg 1, SI-1000 Ljubljana
Keywords: interregional disparities, Slovenia, Yugoslavia, the developed, the non-developed


The paper deals with inter-regional disparities in economic and social development in Yugoslavia and furthermore with inter-regional disparities in Slovenia, although it seemed an evenly developed region. It presents a survey of measures and partly the results of economic, social and political efforts aimed at overcoming inter-regional disparities at the levels of Yugoslavia and Slovenia in various periods of the Yugoslav state.