The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

2018 Edition
| Editors: Macmillan Publishers Ltd

Shove, Gerald Frank (1888–1947)

  • R. F. Kahn
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Shove was born in Brighton and died prematurely in Cambridge at the early age of 59. A shy, studious boy, he was educated at Uppingham School. In December 1906 he won a Scholarship at King’s College, Cambridge. Among his many friends were Lytton Strachey, Arthur Waley, Rupert Brooke, Philip Baker and Hugh Dalton. He was a member of the select society of Apostles, of which Keynes was one of the leading members.

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  • R. F. Kahn
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