The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

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Snyder, Carl (1869–1943)

  • George S. Tavlas
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Snyder was born in 1869 in Cedar Falls, Iowa: he died in Santa Barbara, California, in 1943. In 1920 he joined the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, where he remained until his retirement in 1935.

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  • George S. Tavlas
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