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Hugo Edvard Pipping

Hugo Edvard Pipping, Finnish economist. Decorated grand cross Finnish Order Lion; commander Finnish White Rose and Swedish Polar Star. Member Board Swedish Peoples Party in Finland, 1929-1944. Vice chairman Swedish Literature Society of Finland, 1947-1966.; member Economics Society Finland (secretary 1929-1944); member Societas Scientiarum Fennica, History Society Finland.

Background

  • Pipping, Hugo Edvard was born on June 12, 1895 in Helsingfors, Finland. Son of Knut Hugo and Anna (Westermarck) Pipping.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts, University Helsingfors, 1917, Doctor of Philosophy., 1928. Doctor of Economics and Social Sciences (honorary), 1955. Doctor of Philosophy., (honorary), University Uppsala, 1965.

    Career

    • With University Library of Helsingfors, 1916-1928. Professor economics and statistics Swedish School Economics, Helsingfors, 1928-1941. Reader U. Helsingfors, 1935-1941, professor economics, 1941-1959, dean faculty social science, 1945-1950, vice rector, 1950-1958, chancellor Abo Academy, 1958-1967.

      Member board management Oy Kaukas Ab. 1932-1975; member supervisory board Nordiska Foreningsbanken, 1952-1972, secretary general planning committee, 1940-1942.

    Works

    • Author: Myntreformen ar 1865, 1928. Behov och levnadsstandard, 1935. Finlands naringsliv. 1936.

      Standard of Living, 1953. Finland’s Bank 1811—1877 and 1878—1914, 1961, 69. Bankliv genom hundra ar, 1962.

      Editor: Ekonomiska Samfundets Tidskrift, 1948-1967.

    Membership

    Member Board Swedish Peoples Party in Finland, 1929-1944. Vice chairman Swedish Literature Society of Finland, 1947-1966. Member Economics Society Finland (secretary 1929-1944).

    Member Societas Scientiarum Fennica, History Society Finland.

    Connections

    • Married Ella Geologica Tammelander, July 8, 1922. Children: Jost Joachim (deceased), Helena (Mistress.
    • father: Knut Hugo Pipping
    • mother: Anna (Westermarck) Pipping
    • spouse: Ella Geologica Tammelander
    • children: Jost Joachim Pipping (deceased)
    • Helena (Mrs Pipping
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    Born June 12, 1895
    Died April 13, 1975
    (aged 79)
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