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Henry Hilgard Villard

economist , retired educator.

Henry Hilgard Villard, American economist, retired educator. Member American Economics Association, Royal Economics Society, Econometric Society, American Association University Professors, American Finance Association.

Background

Villard, Henry Hilgard was born on January 18, 1911 in New York City. Son of Oswald Garrison and Julia Breckenridge (Sandford) V., Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1932, Cambridge U., 1934, Master of Arts, 1939.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy., Columbia, 1941.

Career

John, June 27, 1940; children—Henry Hilgard, Elizabeth St. John. Instructor business administration University of Minnesota, 1937-1940. Assistant professor economics Amherst (Massachusetts) College, 1940-1941.

Professor economics Hofstra College, 1946-1949. Senior economist div. research and statistics Treasury Department, 1941. Principal economist div. civilian supply West Palm Beach, 1941-1942.

Branch chief service trades branch O.P.A., 1942-1943. Economist N. Africa Economics Board, State Department, 1943-1944. Analyst A.A.F. Evaluation Board for E.T.O., War Department, 1944-1945.

Economist div. research and statistics Federal Reserve Board, 1945-1946. Professor, department chairman economics City College New York, 1949-1967, professor, 1967-1975, on leave as director economics development and administration program Ford Foundation, 1962-1963. Board of directors Planned Parenthood, New York City.

Trustee Joint Council Economics Education.

Works

  • Author: Deficit Spending and the National Income, 1941. Economic Development, 1959. Economic Performance, 1961.

    Editor: Journal Economics Education.

Membership

Member American Economics Association, Royal Economics Society, Econometric Society, American Association University Professors, American Finance Association. Clubs: Century assosiation, New York Yacht (New York City).

Connections

Married Mary Caroline St. Children: Henry Hilgard, Elizabeth St.

father:
Oswald Garrison Villard

mother:
Julia Breckenridge (Sandford) Villard

spouse:
Mary Caroline St.

children:
Henry Hilgard Villard

Elizabeth St Villard