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Joseph Earl Smith

Joseph Earl Smith, American economist. Served at Lieutenant, infantry, United States Army, World War I; Member American Economics Association.

Background

  • Smith, Joseph Earl was born on September 23, 1888 in Howard, Kansas, United States. Son of Henry L. and Anna Dilla (Raper) Smith.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Cotner College, Nebraska, 1908. Bachelor of Arts (Rhodes scholar from Nebraska), Oxford University, 1911. Master of Arts, University of Nebraska, 1914.

      Doctor of Philosophy., Wallas College England, 1930.

    Career

    • Professor of economics, Hiram College, Ohio, 1920-1937. Professor economics, Youngstown (O.) College, 1937-1948, dean, 1949-1970.

    Membership

    Served at Lieutenant, infantry, United States Army, World War I. Member American Economics Association.

    Connections

    • Married Mary E. Boyer, November 22, 1939.
    • father: Henry L. Smith
    • mother: Anna Dilla (Raper) Smith
    • spouse: Mary E. Boyer
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    Born September 23, 1888
    Died August 28, 1970
    (aged 81)
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