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Bryce Morrison Stewart

Bryce Morrison Stewart, Canadian economist. Member President Hoover’s Emergency Committee for Employment, 1930-1931; member State advisory council New York State Employment Service, 1930-1940; member economics advising committee Canadian Government, 1941-1942. Trustee Queens U. since 1939.; Member American Statistical Association, American Economic Association, Royal Economic Society Great Britain, Canadian Political Science Association.

Background

  • Stewart, Bryce Morrison was born on November 24, 1883 in Lyn, Ontario, Canada. Son of Alexander Watt and Jemima (Morrison) Stewart.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts, Queens U., Kingston, Ontario, 1911. Doctor of Philosophy., Columbia, 1926.

    Career

    • Research worker and statistician Canadian Department Labour, 1914-1918, and editor Labour Gazette of Canadian Department of Labour, 1917. Director Employment Service of Canada, 1918-1922. President International Association Public Employment Services, 1919-1921.

      In charge administration employment exchanges and unemployment insurance, Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, 1922-1927. Staff member Indusl. Relations Counselors, Inc., New York City, 1927-1930, director research since 1930. Assistant director since 1934, member board of trustees, since 1945.

      Deputy minister of labor, Canada, 1940-1942 (on leave).

    Works

    • Author or co-author books relating to field since 1926.

    Membership

    Member President Hoover’s Emergency Committee for Employment, 1930-1931. Member State advisory council New York State Employment Service, 1930-1940. Member economics advising committee Canadian Government, 1941-1942.

    Trustee Queens U. since 1939. Member American Statistical Association, American Economic Association, Royal Economic Society Great Britain, Canadian Political Science Association.

    Connections

    • Married Annabel Murray, September 15, 1914.
    • father: Alexander Watt Stewart
    • mother: Jemima (Morrison) Stewart
    • spouse: Annabel Murray
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    Born November 24, 1883
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