Fisher, Irving Norton 1900-

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Irving Fisher was born in Saugerties, New York on February 27, 1867. He graduated from Yale University (B.A., 1888; Ph.D., 1891), and held the positions of instructor in mathematics (1890-1891), tutor in mathematics (1891-1893), assistant professor of mathematics (1893-1895), assistant professor of political and social science (1895-1898), professor of political economy (1898-1935), and professor emeritus (1935-1947). Fisher wrote numerous articles and books in the fields of mathematics, political economics, tuberculosis, diet, and public health. He was a member of several professional organizations and societies, served as a presidential advisor, and was an active member of various social causes. Fisher died in New Haven, Connecticut on April 19, 1947.

From the guide to the Irving Fisher papers, 1861-1976, 1894-1947, (Manuscripts and Archives)

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associatedWith Fisher, Irving, 1867-1947. person
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Economics
Peace
Diet
World maps
Eugenics
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Father and child
Families
Depressions--1929--United States
Public health
Money
Tuberculosis
Calendar reform
Prohibition--United States
Monetary policy
Health
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