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Foy Spencer Baldwin

economist , insurance

Foy Spencer Baldwin, American economist, insurance. member com.

Background

Baldwin, Foy Spencer was born on July 6, 1870 in at Charlotte, Michigan, United States. Son of Review William Wallace and Caroline (Thompson) Baldwin.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy., Boston University. Doctor Political Science, University of Munich.

Career

Assistant editor Vermont Watchman, Montpelier, 1889. Master St. Luke’s School, Philadelphia, 1890-1891. Studied economics in Germany, 1892-1893.

Instructor economics, Norwich (Connecticut) Free Academy, 1894. Professor economics. 1895-1914, dean department of business administration. 1913-1914, Boston University Secretary Massachusetts Employees’ Insurance Association, 1912-1914.

Manager New York State Insurance Fund, 1914-1919. President National Guaranty Fire Insurance Company (Newark), 1925-1928. Editor, 1930, director of research.

1931, National Industrial Conference Board Editorial writer Boston Transcript, 1900-1914. Lecturer on sociology, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1903. Instructor economics, Simmons College, 1904-1906.

Executive secretary Massachusetts Commision on Old Age Pensions, 1909-1910. Secretary Massachusetts Commision on the Tax Laws, 1909. Secretary Massachusetts Commision on the Cost of Living, 1910.

Expert of Massachusetts Commision on Factory Inspection, 1910. Secretary Massachusetts Commision on Cold Storage, 1911. Chairman trustees of Statistics Department City of Boston, 1909-1914.

Member commission on labor, National Council Defense, 1917. Author: History of Mining Legislation in England. Home: East Orange, New Jersey.

Works

  • Editorial writer Boston Transcript, 1900-1914. Lecturer on sociology, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1903. Instructor economics, Simmons College, 1904-1906.

    Executive secretary Massachusetts Commision on Old Age Pensions, 1909-1910. Secretary Massachusetts Commision on the Tax Laws, 1909. Secretary Massachusetts Commision on the Cost of Living, 1910.

    Expert of Massachusetts Commision on Factory Inspection, 1910. Secretary Massachusetts Commision on Cold Storage, 1911. Chairman trustees of Statistics Department City of Boston, 1909-1914.

    Member commission on labor, National Council Defense, 1917. Author: History of Mining Legislation in England.

Membership

Member com.

Connections

Married Cordelia Schultz Losey, March 5, 1896. Children: Fredrus Losey, Marcus Decker.

father:
Review William Wallace Baldwin

mother:
Caroline (Thompson) Baldwin

spouse:
Cordelia Schultz Losey

children:
Fredrus Losey Baldwin

Marcus Decker Baldwin