Hotelling, Harold, 1895-1973

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Harold Hotelling, 1895-1973, mathematical statistician and mathematical economist, taught at Columbia University from 1931 until he left in 1946 to establish the Institute of Statistics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. During the Second World War Hotelling did research in Columbia University's Statistical Research Group. Later he was involved in research for the Office of Naval Research at Chapel Hill. He was active in many professional organizations, especially the Institute of Mathematical Statistics.

From the description of Harold Hotelling papers, 1910-1975. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 496102386

BIOGHIST REQUIRED Harold Hotelling, 1895-1973, mathematical statistician and mathematical economist, taught at Columbia University from 1931 until he left in 1946 to establish the Institute of Statistics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. During the Second World War Hotelling did research in Columbia University's Statistical Research Group. Later he was involved in research for the Office of Naval Research at Chapel Hill. He was active in many professional organizations, especially the Institute of Mathematical Statistics.

From the guide to the Harold Hotelling Papers, 1910-1975, (Columbia University Rare Book and Manuscript Library, )

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referencedIn Zygmunt William Birnbaum Papers, 1920-2000 University of Washington Libraries Special Collections
creatorOf Arrow, Kenneth Joseph, 1921-. Kenneth Joseph Arrow Papers, 1939-2002, (bulk [1980s]-2002). Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Birnbaum, Z. W. (Zygmund William), 1903-2000. Zygmunt William Birnbaum papers, 1920-2000. University of Washington Libraries
creatorOf Arrow, Kenneth Joseph, 1921-. Kenneth J. Arrow papers, 1939-2009, (bulk 1980s-2002). Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Hotelling, Harold, 1895-. Harold Hotelling papers, 1910-1975. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Oswald Garrison Villard papers, 1872-1949 Houghton Library
creatorOf Harold Hotelling Papers, 1910-1975 Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
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associatedWith Arrow, Kenneth Joseph, 1921- person
associatedWith Birnbaum, Z. W. (Zygmund William), 1903-2000. person
associatedWith Columbia University. corporateBody
associatedWith Columbia University. Statistical Research Group. corporateBody
associatedWith Friedman, Milton, 1912- person
associatedWith Institute of Mathematical Statistics. corporateBody
associatedWith Proxmire, WIlliam. person
associatedWith Pusey, Nathan Marsh, 1907- person
associatedWith United States. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Office of Naval Research. corporateBody
associatedWith University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. corporateBody
associatedWith University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Institute of Statistics. corporateBody
associatedWith University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill Campus). Department of Statistics. corporateBody
correspondedWith Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 person
associatedWith Wilbur, Ray Lyman, 1875-1949. person
associatedWith Wilks, S. S. (Samuel Stanley), 1906-1964. person
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Mathematical statistics
Economics, mathematical
Statistics--study and teaching
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Birth 1895-09-29

Death 1973-12-26

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