The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

2018 Edition
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Brown, Harry Gunnison (1880–1975)

  • Mason Gaffney
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Harry G. Brown was born in Troy, New York, the son of an accountant. He was stricken from age four with tuberculosis of the hip. He graduated from Williams (1904) and took his PhD at Yale in 1909.

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  1. Essays in Honor of Harry Gunnison Brown. American Journal of Economics and Sociology 11(3), 1952.Google Scholar

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  • Mason Gaffney
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