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George Mccutchen

educator , economist

George Mccutchen, American educator, economist. Served as specialist Census Bureau 1911; member price panel Richland County War Price and Rationing Board (past chairman).; Member American Economics Association, Pi Kappa Alpha, Phi Beta Kappa.; Mason.; Club: Kosmos (Columbia).

Background

Mccutchen, George was born on April 16, 1876 in Church Physician organization, Williamsburg County, South Carolina, United States. Son of Colonel James and Mary Jane (Gilland) Mccutchen.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, South Carolina. College, 1898, Bachelor of Laws, 1903. Summer student of University Wisconsin, 1900, 08, University of Chicago, 1901, Harvard, 1902.

Career

Instructor economics University of Southern California, 1900-1906, Adjunct Professor, 1900-1909, associate professor, 1909, professor economics, 1910-1948, retired 1948, head department, 1910-1946.

Works

  • Co-author: South Carolina, Economic and Social, 1945. Author of pamphlets, The Case for Cotton, 1915, The Torrens System, 1915. tax Reform in South Carolina, 1923.

Membership

Served as specialist Census Bureau 1911. Member price panel Richland County War Price and Rationing Board (past chairman). Member American Economics Association, Pi Kappa Alpha, Phi Beta Kappa.

Mason.; Club: Kosmos (Columbia).

Connections

Married Lilla Kennerly Johnstone, December 22, 1904. Children: Alan Johnstone, Hugh (deceased), George Thomas, James Malcolm, Wilmot Ruet.

father:
Colonel James Mccutchen

mother:
Mary Jane (Gilland) Mccutchen

spouse:
Lilla Kennerly Johnstone

children:
Alan Johnstone Mccutchen

Hugh Mccutchen (deceased)

George Thomas Mccutchen

James Malcolm Mccutchen

Wilmot Ruet Mccutchen