Lev LEONTEV, USSR Economist; corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1939. Member, Communist Party, since 1919.
LEONTEV, Lev was born in 1901.
1930-1935 at Institute of Marx-EngelsLenin, Central Committee, All-Union Communist Party (b), preparing Russ, translations of Marx and Engels economics works. 1935-1943 member, Editor Staff, newspaper “Pravda”. Since 1943 Deputy Editor, journal “Novoe vremya”.
1946-1953 Head, Chair of Political Economics, Academy, of Society Science, Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union. Specialist in political economics. Author of numerous works on political economics of capitalism and socialism.