Formed in 1921 as the state planning commission, Gosplan carried out a unified program for the Soviet economy and it coordinated state-run economic regions. Gosplan had its own publishing and printing departments. Its printing division, Gosplanizdat (State Publishing House of the Economic, Planning and Accounting and Statistical Literature of the State Planning Committee of the USSR), was formed in the 1940s.
Sources & Citations
Pallot J., & Shaw D. J. B. (1981). Planning in the soviet union. London: Croom Helm. (Overview of Soviet economic system)
guides.rusarchives.ru (Gosplan publishing and printing departments cited)