The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

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Whately, Richard (1787–1863)

  • R. D. Collison Black
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Whately was Fellow of Oriel College, Oxford, 1811–22; rector of Halesworth, Suffolk, 1822–5; principal of St Alban’s Hall, 1825–31; Drummond Professor of Political Economy in the University of Oxford, 1829–31; and Archbishop of Dublin, 1831–63.

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