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Kenneth James Curran

Kenneth James Curran, American educator. Decorated Bronze Star medal; Cavalleria d’Italia. Served from captain lieutenant colonel, Army of the United States, 1943-1946.; Member American Economics Association, American Marketing Association, Rocky Mountain Social Science Association, American Association University Professors.

Background

  • Curran, Kenneth James was born on November 29, 1903 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Samuel Hair and Mary (Orr) Curran.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Princeton, 1925, Master of Arts, 1926, Doctor of Philosophy., 1941.

    Career

    • With foreign sales Americo-Persian Development and Trading Corporation, 1926-1930. Assistant to plant manager Standard Brands, Inc., 1930-1936. Instructor economics Princeton, 1938-1941, assistant professor, 1941-1950.

      Professor economics, head department economics and business administration Colorado College, Colorado Springs, 1950-1963, acting dean, 1963-1964. dean college, from 1964.

    Works

    • Author: Excess Profit Taxation, 1943. Editorial staff Journal of Marketing, 1953-1963.

    Religion

    Denomination: Unitarian

    Membership

    Served from captain lieutenant colonel, Army of the United States, 1943-1946. Member American Economics Association, American Marketing Association, Rocky Mountain Social Science Association, American Association University Professors.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Hare, July 24, 1930.
    • father: Samuel Hair Curran
    • mother: Mary (Orr) Curran
    • spouse: Elizabeth Hare
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    Born November 29, 1903
    Died August 3, 1971
    (aged 67)
    Nationality

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