Jacob Viner Papers, 1909-1979 (bulk 1930-1960)


Viner, Jacob, 1892-1970. Jacob Viner Papers, 1909-1979 (bulk 1930-1960)

Jacob Viner Papers, 1909-1979 (bulk 1930-1960)

Jacob Viner's papers document his scholarship, and to a lesser extent, his government service. The papers include a correspondence file spanning his career that contains correspondence with many prominent economists and a research file of materials collected and organized by Viner during the course of his research.

59.63 linear ft. (142 boxes)

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United States Department of State

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Viner, Jacob, 1892-1970

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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 ...

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