Charles RIST, French economist. Officer, Légion d’Honneur; President, Association Française des Sciences Economics; Member, Institute, de France.
RIST, Charles was born in 1874 in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Lie. és Lettre, Dr en droit, University Paris.
Invited by Charles Gide to co-operate in his history of economics when he succeeded Gide to the Montepellier chair. In addition to this work, he was also a successful adviser to foreign governments, undertaking financial missions in Romania, Turkey, Spain and Austria. Professor Political Economics, Universities Montepellier, Paris, 1913-1933.
Deputy Governor, Bank of France, 1926. President, Banque Ottomaine.