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Albert Conser Whitaker

Albert Conser Whitaker, American economist. Member American Economic Association; Club: Bohemian (San Francisco).


  • Whitaker, Albert Conser was born on July 5, 1877 in Venango County, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John Henry and Maud Lowrie (Conser) Whitaker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Stanford University, 1899. Doctor of Philosophy., Columbia, 1904. Studied University of Berlin, 1901-1902.


    • Began as teacher economics, Stanford University, 1902, professor, 1911-1942, professor emeritus since September 1942. Lecturer in economics, University of California, summer session, 1906, 11, 24. Lecturer in same, Columbia, 1906-1907.

      Temporary professor political economy, University of Chicago, 1912-1913.


    • Author: History and Criticism of the Labor Theory of Value. Foreign Exchange, 1919. And articles on economic subjects.


    Member American Economic Association. Club: Bohemian (San Francisco).


    • Married Mary Elizabeth Merritt, March 26, 1901.
    • father: John Henry Whitaker
    • mother: Maud Lowrie (Conser) Whitaker
    • spouse: Mary Elizabeth Merritt
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    Born July 5, 1877