Instructor economics, Washington State College, Pullman, Washington, 1917-1918. Assistant professor, associate professor, and professor economics, University of Missouri, 1918-1927. Professor economics, New York University, 1927-1946.
Director of anti-trust inquiry National Industrial Conference Board, New York, New York, 1924-1929. Research associate Brookings Institution, 1935-1936, 1937-1939. Chairman Committee on Oil Prices, Conference on Price Research, 1936-1939.
Economist Anti-Trust Division, Department of Justice, 1941-1944. Co-director of survey of cartels and monopoly, Twentieth Century Fund, 1944-1948. Vice president Boni, Watkins, Jason & Company, Inc.
Born April 2, 1893