Economics

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Quantity: 2.0 cubic ft. (about 2.0 boxes)

Gerhard Colm was a professor of economics at the New School for Social Research and an expert on public revenues, unemployment, and economic planning. He served as the Chief Economist of the National Planning Association and as a leading economic adviser for both the Roosevelt and Truman administrations.

Quantity: 1.0 cubic ft. (about 1.0 boxes)

The collection documents the day-to-day work of the Department of Economics.

Quantity: 4.3 cubic ft. (about 4.3 boxes)

Correspondence with Gottfried Haberler, Friedrich A. Hayek, Eric Vögelin, and other fellow Viennese Émigré economists, 1921–1981; diaries, 1907; typescripts of his reviews, articles, and papers, 1940–1974; lectures and course syllabi, 1952–1969; reports and reviews written for the U.S. Federal Reserve Board, 1944–1955; and offprints of articles, 1947–1962. Furth taught economics at Lincoln University and American University, wrote on central banking and international monetary relations, and was an economist for the Federal Reserve Board from 1943 to 1966.

Quantity: 1.0 cubic ft. (about 1.0 boxes)

The collection consists of the papers of Emil Lederer, his wife Gertrud von Eckardt, and his, step-daughter, Ursula von Eckardt.

Quantity: 7 cubic ft. (about 7 boxes)

This collection contains material related to Walther Lederer and his family.

Quantity: 5 cubic ft. (about 5 boxes)

Biographical material includes biographies; personal papers from teaching at the University of Kiel, 1926–31 and University of Manchester, 1933–40; papers from Lowe's 80th birthday (1973); Veblen–Commons Award, 1979; interview with Die Zeit, 1988; correspondence, 1928–91; writings by Lowe, including lectures, speeches, published and unpublished works. Lowe was one of the founders of the New School for Social Research comprised mostly of the German intellectual Émigrés to the USA prior to WWI.

Quantity: 1.0 cubic ft. (about 1.0 boxes)

The Horst Mendershausen Papers consist of select materials from six decades of Mendershausens personal and professional life as an economist and political scientist.

Quantity: 55 cubic ft. (about 55 boxes)

The records in this collection document Frank Moore's career as a New York State public servant. They consist primarily of the records of Moore's service in various elected and appointed positions.

Quantity: 2 cubic ft. (about 2 boxes)

Neisser was a professor of economics at the New School for Social Research.

Quantity: 10 cubic ft. (about 10 boxes)

Pribram was an Emigre economist from Austria and an expert on economic thought and policymaking. He served in the Austrian Ministry for Social Administration, the International Labour Office, Geneva, the Brookings Institution, the U.S. Social Security Board, and the U.S. Tariff Commission, as well as on the faculty of the University of Frankfurt am Main and American University.

Quantity: 31.5 cubic ft. (about 31.5 boxes)

Staudinger was a Social Democratic Party member of the Reichstag until his removal by the Nazis in 1933; he was professor of economics at the University in Exile from 1934 and dean of the graduate faculty of the New School for Social Research at various times between 1941 and 1960.

Quantity: 2 cubic ft. (about 2 boxes)

This collection contains the papers of Walter Stettner.

Quantity: 7 cubic ft. (about 7 boxes)

Swiss economist from the Swiss Federal Statistical Office, immigrated to US in 1941 and joined the Faculty of the New School for Social Research. Wartime service with the Office of Strategic Services and the National Bureau of Economic Research.