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Henry Hilgard Villard

Henry Hilgard Villard, American economist, retired educator. Member American Economics Association, Royal Economics Society, Econometric Society, American Association University Professors, American Finance Association.

Background

  • Villard, Henry Hilgard was born on January 18, 1911 in New York City. Son of Oswald Garrison and Julia Breckenridge (Sandford) V., Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1932, Cambridge U., 1934, Master of Arts, 1939.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy., Columbia, 1941.

    Career

    • John, June 27, 1940; children—Henry Hilgard, Elizabeth St. John. Instructor business administration University of Minnesota, 1937-1940. Assistant professor economics Amherst (Massachusetts) College, 1940-1941.

      Professor economics Hofstra College, 1946-1949. Senior economist div. research and statistics Treasury Department, 1941. Principal economist div. civilian supply West Palm Beach, 1941-1942.

      Branch chief service trades branch O.P.A., 1942-1943. Economist N. Africa Economics Board, State Department, 1943-1944. Analyst A.A.F. Evaluation Board for E.T.O., War Department, 1944-1945.

      Economist div. research and statistics Federal Reserve Board, 1945-1946. Professor, department chairman economics City College New York, 1949-1967, professor, 1967-1975, on leave as director economics development and administration program Ford Foundation, 1962-1963. Board of directors Planned Parenthood, New York City.

      Trustee Joint Council Economics Education.

    Works

    • Author: Deficit Spending and the National Income, 1941. Economic Development, 1959. Economic Performance, 1961.

      Editor: Journal Economics Education.

    Membership

    Member American Economics Association, Royal Economics Society, Econometric Society, American Association University Professors, American Finance Association. Clubs: Century assosiation, New York Yacht (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Mary Caroline St. Children: Henry Hilgard, Elizabeth St.
    • father: Oswald Garrison Villard
    • mother: Julia Breckenridge (Sandford) Villard
    • spouse: Mary Caroline St.
    • children: Henry Hilgard Villard
    • Elizabeth St Villard
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    Born January 18, 1911
    Died December 28, 1983
    (aged 72)
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