Viner, Jacob, 1892-1970

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1892-05-03
Death 1970-09-12
Canadians
English

Biographical notes:

Economist.

From the description of Reminiscences of Jacob Viner : oral history, 1953. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309739554

Jacob Viner (1892-1970) is considered one of the greatest economists of the twentieth century. His primary academic interests included international economics, international economic relations and the history of economic thought, but his investigations ranged across many disciplines. His studies included all areas of economics, as well as the fields of history, philosophy, literature, international relations, social science, intellectual history, and religion. His career was spent at the University of Chicago and Princeton University, and he also frequently served as an advisor to the United States government.

From the description of Jacob Viner Papers, 1909-1979 (bulk 1930-1960) (Peking University Library). WorldCat record id: 156029381

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Subjects:

  • Finance
  • International trade
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • International finance
  • Economics
  • Government executives--Interviews
  • International economic relations
  • New Deal, 1933-1939
  • Economics--20th century
  • Economic history
  • Economics--Research
  • World War, 1939-1945--Economic aspects
  • Economists--Interviews

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  • United States (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)