The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

2018 Edition
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Tugwell, Rexford Guy (1891–1979)

  • Leon H. Keyserling
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Rexford Guy Tugwell was born in 1891. As an undergraduate at the Wharton School, he was jarred by textbooks reciting classical economic theories but ignoring real life; he wrote:

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  • Leon H. Keyserling
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