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Arnold PLANT

economist

Arnold PLANT, economist. Adviser United Kingdom Comms., Raw Materials Allocation, 1940-1946; knighted, 1947; Chairman, United Kingdom Social Science Research Council, United Kingdom or United States of America, 1955-1962.

Background

PLANT, Arnold was born in 1898 in London, England.

Education

Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Science University London, 1922, 1923.

Career

Remembered as a teacher, university administrator, official adviser, and expert on the economics of patents. Professor, University Cape Town, S. Africa, 1923-1930. Professor Commerce, London School of Economies and Political Science, London, United Kingdom, 1930-1965.

Achievements

  • Adviser United Kingdom Comms., Raw Materials Allocation, 1940-1946. Knighted, 1947; Chairman, United Kingdom Social Science Research Council, United Kingdom or United States of America, 1955-1962.