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Frank Dunstone GRAHAM

economist

Frank Dunstone GRAHAM, economist.

Background

GRAHAM, Frank Dunstone was born in 1890 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Education

Master of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy Harvard University, 1917, 1920.

Career

Attacked the classical international trade theory, particularly the two-country, two-commodity approach and the assumption of comparative advantage statically conceived. Rejection of Graham’s criticisms was for years the litmus-paper test of orthodoxy in trade theory. Served on the special United States War Department Commission on the conduct of the war in 1945.

Instructor Economics, Rutgers College, 1917-1920. Assistant Professor, Dartmouth College, 1920-1921. Professor, Princeton University, 1921-1949.

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