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Albert Conser Whitaker

economist

Albert Conser Whitaker, American economist. Member American Economic Association; Club: Bohemian (San Francisco).

Background

Whitaker, Albert Conser was born on July 5, 1877 in Venango County, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John Henry and Maud Lowrie (Conser) Whitaker.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Stanford University, 1899. Doctor of Philosophy., Columbia, 1904. Studied University of Berlin, 1901-1902.

Career

Began as teacher economics, Stanford University, 1902, professor, 1911-1942, professor emeritus since September 1942. Lecturer in economics, University of California, summer session, 1906, 11, 24. Lecturer in same, Columbia, 1906-1907.

Temporary professor political economy, University of Chicago, 1912-1913.

Works

  • Author: History and Criticism of the Labor Theory of Value. Foreign Exchange, 1919. And articles on economic subjects.

Membership

Member American Economic Association. Club: Bohemian (San Francisco).

Connections

Married Mary Elizabeth Merritt, March 26, 1901.

father:
John Henry Whitaker

mother:
Maud Lowrie (Conser) Whitaker

spouse:
Mary Elizabeth Merritt