Edwin Walter Kemmerer papers, 1893-1945 (bulk 1915-1940)


Edwin Walter Kemmerer papers, 1893-1945 (bulk 1915-1940)

Consists of the papers of Kemmerer, a professor of economics at Princeton University (1912-1943) and chairman of various commissions of financial advisers (1903-1939) in the reconstruction of the monetary systems of many foreign governments.

235.31 cu. ft. (417 boxes, 121 volumes, 7 cartons)




SNAC Resource ID: 8239293

Princeton University Library

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Economist Kemmerer (professor at Cornell, 1906-1912, at Princeton, 1912-1943) is best known for the series of missions he undertook, during the 1910s, 20s, and 30s, as an adviser to underdeveloped countries on financial matters. He was an ardent supporter of a centralized banking system, and his writings on money and banking theories include The A.B.C. of the Federal Reserve System (1918). From the description of Edwin Walter Kemmerer papers, 1893-1945 (bulk 1915-1940) (Peking Univer...

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