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Helen Elliott Cherington Farnsworth

Helen Elliott Cherington Farnsworth, American educator. Member American Economics Association, American Farm Economics Association and Pacific Coast brs., Alpha Phi, Mortar Board, Pi Lambda Theta, Beta Gamma Sigma.

Background

  • Farnsworth, Helen Elliott Cherington was born on January 23, 1903 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Lemuel Bundy and Mae Florence (Elliott) Cherington.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Master of Arts, Ohio State University, 1924. Doctor of Philosophy., Stanford, 1930.

    Career

    • Teaching assistant, Ohio State University, 1924-1926, Stanford, 1927-1929. Research assistant Food Research Institute, Stanford, 1929-1932, junior research associate, 1932-1936, associate economist, 1936-1945, economics and associate professor, 1945-1950, professor 1950-1968, prf. emeritus, 1968, associate director, 1960-1962.

    Works

    • Author: Wartime Food Developments in Germany, 1942. Livestock in Continental Europe During World World War II, 1944. World Grain Review and Outlook (with V.P. Timoshenko), 1945.

      Wheat Growers and the Tariff, 1946. Grain Saving for United States Export, 1947. International Wheat Agreements and Problems, 1949-1956, 1956.

      Multiple Pricing of American Wheat, 1958. American Wheat Exports, Policies and Prospects, 1960. Determinants of French Grain Production, Past and Prospective, 1964.

      (with K. Friedmann) The West German Grain Economy and The Common Market, 1966. (with Friedmann) French and European Economic Community Grain Policies and Their Price Effects, 1920-1970, 1967.

    Membership

    Member American Economics Association, American Farm Economics Association and Pacific Coast brs., Alpha Phi, Mortar Board, Pi Lambda Theta, Beta Gamma Sigma.

    Connections

    • Married Paul Randolph Farnsworth, August 31, 1926. Children: Elliott Cherington, Susan March Cherington Caron.
    • father: Lemuel Bundy Cherington
    • mother: Mae Florence (Elliott) Cherington
    • spouse: Paul Randolph Farnsworth
    • children: Elliott Cherington Farnsworth
    • Susan March Cherington Caron Farnsworth
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    Born January 23, 1903
    Died February 23, 1974
    (aged 71)
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