Arthur SMITHIES, economist. Rhodes Scholar, University Oxford, 1931-1932; Commonwealth Fund Fellow, Harvard University, 1932-1934; Guggenheim Foundation Fellow,
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SMITHIES, Arthur was born in 1907 in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.
Bachelor of Laws University Tasmania, 1929. Bachelor of Arts University Oxford, 1932. Doctor of Philosophy Harvard University, 1934.
Macroeconomist and expert on the United States budgetary process who also wrote authoritatively on a wide range of topics from location theory to Schumpeterian economics. Editor, Quarterly Journal of Economics, J. Economics Abstracts.