Stanislav Shatalin

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Shatalin, Stanislav Sergeevich


Born Aug. 24, 1934, in the city of Pushkin, Leningrad Oblast. Soviet economist. Corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR (1974). Member of the CPSU since 1963.

In 1958, Shatalin graduated from the economics department of Moscow State University. From 1959 to 1965, he was a research worker and head of the intersector balance section of the Scientific Research Economics Institute of the State Planning Committee of the USSR. From 1965 to 1976 he was deputy director of the Central Economic Mathematical Institute of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR. In 1976, Shatalin became deputy director and in 1977 department head of the All-Union Scientific Research Institute of Systems Research of the State Committee for Science and Technology and the Academy of Sciences of the USSR and head of the subdepartment of mathematical methods of economic analysis in the economics department at Moscow State University. His principal works are devoted to the building of mathematical economic models and the methodology of national economic planning.

Shatalin has been awarded the Order of the Badge of Honor, and he received the State Prize of the USSR in 1968.


Otraslevaia struklura obshchestvennogo proizvodstva. Moscow, 1965. (With Iu. V. Peshekhonov.)
Proportsional’nost’ obshchestvennogo proizvodstva. Moscow, 1968.
Printsipy i problemy optimal’nogo planirovaniia narodnogo khoziaistva. Moscow, 1971.
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