The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

2018 Edition
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Bowman, Mary Jean (Born 1908)

  • Gilbert R. Ghez
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Mary Jean Bowman, born in 1908 in New York City, obtained her Ph.D. at Harvard (1938). Since 1958 she has taught at the University of Chicago. Her publications include ten books and monographs and over 100 articles, most of which relate to the economics of education.

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  • Gilbert R. Ghez
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