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Henry Rogers Seager

economist

Henry Rogers Seager, American economist. Member board editors Political Science Quarterly.

Background

Seager, Henry Rogers was born on July 21, 1870 in Lansing, Michigan, United States. Son of Schuyler F. and Alice (Berry) Seager.

Education

Bachelor of Philisophy, University of Michigan, 1890. Doctor of Philisophy, University of Pennsylvania, 1894. Johns Hopkins, 1890-1891, Halle, 1891-1892, Berlin, 1892, Vienna, 1893.

Career

1 son, Schuyler Fiske. Assistant professor of political economy, University of Pennsylvania, 1896-1902. Adjunct Professor political economy, 1902-1905, professor, since 1905, Columbia.

Works

  • Author: Introduction to Economics, 1904. Economics, Briefer Course, 1909. Social Insurance, 1910.

    Principles of Economics, revised edition, 1923. History of the Shipbuilding Labor Adjustment Board, 1917-1919, 1921. Practical Problems in Economics, 1923.

    Trust and Corporation Problems, 1929. Secretary Shipbuilding Labor Adjustment Board, Washington, 1917-1919. President American Association for Labor Legislation, 1911-1913, American Economics Association, 1922.

    Executive secretary President’s Industrial Conference, 1919-1920.

Membership

Member board editors Political Science Quarterly.

Connections

Married Harriet Henderson, June 5, 1899.

father:
Schuyler F. Seager

mother:
Alice (Berry) Seager

spouse:
Harriet Henderson