January 29, 1941
Notes from the Meeting between Comrade Stalin and Economists Concerning Questions in Political Economy, 29 January 1941
Notes from L.A. Leont’ev's January 1941 meeting with Stalin, regarding drafts of two commissioned textbooks on political economy. Stalin gives his views on "planning", "wages", "fascism", and other issues.
April 24, 1950
Notes from L.A. Leont’ev's April 1950 Meeting with Stalin, Regarding Political Economy Textbook
Stalin voices his displeaure over the political economy textbook. He urges the authors to study Marx in greater depth, yet to also make the text simple. Stalin stresses the importance of the Soviet Union having a political economy textbook.
February 15, 1952
Notes from L.A. Leont’ev's February 1952 Meeting about Questions in Political Economy
Stalin discusses his "Remarks" on the finished political economy textbook, and fields questions regarding the "Remarks" and various terminologies in the book. Stalin emphasizes the importance of keeping the public knowledge of the extent of his involvement in the formation of the text to a minimum.