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Henry Rogers Seager

Henry Rogers Seager, American economist. Member board editors Political Science Quarterly.


  • Seager, Henry Rogers was born on July 21, 1870 in Lansing, Michigan, United States. Son of Schuyler F. and Alice (Berry) Seager.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Philisophy, University of Michigan, 1890. Doctor of Philisophy, University of Pennsylvania, 1894. Johns Hopkins, 1890-1891, Halle, 1891-1892, Berlin, 1892, Vienna, 1893.


    • 1 son, Schuyler Fiske. Assistant professor of political economy, University of Pennsylvania, 1896-1902. Adjunct Professor political economy, 1902-1905, professor, since 1905, Columbia.


    • Author: Introduction to Economics, 1904. Economics, Briefer Course, 1909. Social Insurance, 1910.

      Principles of Economics, revised edition, 1923. History of the Shipbuilding Labor Adjustment Board, 1917-1919, 1921. Practical Problems in Economics, 1923.

      Trust and Corporation Problems, 1929. Secretary Shipbuilding Labor Adjustment Board, Washington, 1917-1919. President American Association for Labor Legislation, 1911-1913, American Economics Association, 1922.

      Executive secretary President’s Industrial Conference, 1919-1920.


    Member board editors Political Science Quarterly.


    • Married Harriet Henderson, June 5, 1899.
    • father: Schuyler F. Seager
    • mother: Alice (Berry) Seager
    • spouse: Harriet Henderson
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    Died August 23, 1930
    (aged 60)