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Robert Harry Inglis PALGRAVE

Robert Harry Inglis PALGRAVE, economist. Editor, The Economist, 1877-1883; Fellow, Royal Society, 1882; President, Section F British Association for the Advancement of Science, 1883; knighted, 1909.

Background

  • PALGRAVE, Robert Harry Inglis was born in 1827 in Westminster, London, England.

  • Career

    • Writer on banking from the point of view of a practitioner rather than a theoretician. His interest in the discipline of economics proper is represented by the substantial Dictionary of Political Economy, a basic reference work until recent times.

    Major achievements

    • Editor, The Economist, 1877-1883. Fellow, Royal Society, 1882. President, Section F British Association for the Advancement of Science, 1883.

      Knighted, 1909.
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    Born 1827
    Died 1919
    (aged 92)

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      • Francis Palgrave
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