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Frederick LAVINGTON

economist

Frederick LAVINGTON, economist.

Background

LAVINGTON, Frederick was born in 1881 in England.

Education

Bachelor of Arts University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 1911. Honours Adam Smith Prize, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 1912.

Career

An economist of the most orthodox, classical kind, seeing his work on the capital market as a mere application of Marshall’s ideas to an individual case. This reliance on authority disguised the considerable originality of his major study of the British capital market. Bank employee, 1897— 1908.

United Kingdom Board of Trade, 1912. Fellow, Emmanuel College Cambridge, 1922.