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Elbert Alvis Kincaid

economist

Elbert Alvis Kincaid, American economist. member Government's Committee on Banking Legislation, Virginia, 1935; Member of Executive Committee, advisory council on Virginia Economy; member Executive Committee, Richmond Tax Study Commission; Member Virginia Social Science Association, Southern Economics Association, American Economics Association, Committee on Taxation and Governor, Virginia Chamber of Commerce; Club: Colonnade. Lecturer.

Background

Kincaid, Elbert Alvis was born on March 31, 1884 in Palouse, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Alvis Atkins and Josephine (Davis) Kincaid.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Washington State College, 1910. A.M., Harvard, 1911; Doctor of Philosophy, University California, 1922.

Career

Deputy auditor Whitman County, Washington, 1911-1913. Assistant professor economics and history Washington State College, 1913-1916. Instructor economics University of California, 1916-1922.

Associate professor finance University of Virginia, 1922-1926, professor, since 1926. Financial writer San Francisco Call., 1919-1921. Member Government's Committee on Banking Legislation, Virginia, 1935.

Economist Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, since 1937, vice president, 1945-1949. Associate director school business administration University of Virginia, since 1952.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals Ex-member of the board of editors, American Economics Review.

Membership

Member Government's Committee on Banking Legislation, Virginia, 1935. Member of Executive Committee, advisory council on Virginia Economy. Member Executive Committee, Richmond Tax Study Commission.

Member Virginia Social Science Association, Southern Economics Association, American Economics Association, Committee on Taxation and Governor, Virginia Chamber of Commerce. Club: Colonnade. Lecturer.

Connections

Married Ethel Wexler, May 24, 1913. Children: Olivia, Douglas.

father:
Alvis Atkins Kincaid

mother:
Josephine (Davis) Kincaid

spouse:
Ethel Wexler

children:
Olivia Kincaid

Douglas Kincaid