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Raymond George Bressler

Raymond George Bressler, American agricultural economist, educator. Fellow American Farm Economic Association (president 1958-1959); member Western Farm Economics Association (president 1954-1955), American Association University Professors, Econometric Society.; Member editorial council Journal of Farm Economics, 1951-1954.

Background

  • Bressler, Raymond George was born on September 16, 1911 in New Braunfels, Texas, United States. Son of Raymond G. and Sara (Lebo) Bressler.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Pennsylvania State College, 1932, Rhode Island State College, 1933. Master of Sciences, University Connecticut, 1936. Doctor of Philosophy., Harvad, 1947.

    Career

    • Assistant agricultural economcis U. Connecticut, 1934-1936, assistant professor, then professor agriculture economics, 1939-1948. Assistant agricultural economist Department of Agriculture, 1936-1937. Secretary N.E. Research Council, Boston, 1937-1939.

      Associate professor, then professor agricultural economics University of California at Berkeley, since 1948, vice chancellor, 1962-1964, department chairman, director Giannini Foundation Agricultural Economics, 1952-1957. Professor economics University of Naples, Italy, 1961.

    Works

    • Author: City Milk Distribution, 1952 (manuscript received David A. Wells prize Harvard, 1949-1950). Also bulletins, reports agricultural economics.

    Membership

    Fellow American Farm Economic Association (president 1958-1959). Member Western Farm Economics Association (president 1954-1955), American Association University Professors, Econometric Society. Member editorial council Journal of Farm Economics, 1951-1954.

    Connections

    • Married Dorothy T. Tompkins, October 9, 1937. Children-Eve T., Raymond G., David A. Graduate.
    • father: Raymond G. Bressler
    • mother: Sara (Lebo) Bressler
    • spouse: Dorothy T. Tompkins
    • children: Eve T. Bressler
    • Raymond G. Bressler
    • David A. Grad Bressler
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    Born September 16, 1911
    Died January, 1968
    (aged 56)
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