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Nathan Austin Weston

Nathan Austin Weston, American economist.


  • Weston, Nathan Austin was born on April 5, 1868 in near Champaign, Illinois, United States. Son of Nathan and Jane (Cloyd) Weston.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Letters of Illinois, 1889, Master of Literature, 1898. Doctor of Philosophy., Cornell Univercity, 1901. Studied University of Berlin, 1910-1911.


    • Teacher and principal schools in Illinois till 1897. Fellow in economics, University of Wisconsin, 1897-1898. Fellow and assistant in economics, Cornell Univercity, 1898-1900.

      Instructor economics, 1900-1903, assistant professor, 1903-1906, assistant professor and assistant director course in business administration, 1906-1915, professor economics and first dean College of Commerce and Business Administration, 1915-1919, professor economics, since 1919, University of Illinois.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    • Married Angeline Gayman, September 4, 1894. Children: Nathan Austin, Janet Louise.
    • father: Nathan Weston
    • mother: Jane (Cloyd) Weston
    • spouse: Angeline Gayman
    • children: Nathan Austin Weston
    • Janet Louise Weston
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    Born April 5, 1868
    Died November 29, 1933
    (aged 65)