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James Gerald Smith, American economist. Member American Economics Association, American Statistical Association, American Association of University professors.

Background

Smith, James Gerald was born on February 13, 1897 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of John G. and Sigrid (Miller) Smith.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1920, A.M., 1922, Doctor of Philosophy., 1926.

Career

Instructor in economics Princeton University, 1922-1927, assistant professor, 1928-1932, associate professor, 1932-1938, professor since 1938. Instructor American Institute Banking, Trenton, 1928-1930. Investigator Princeton Survey of Administration and Expenditures of State Government of New Jersey, 1932-1933.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Development of Trust Companies in the United States, 1928. Facing the Facts (with others), 1932. The New York Money Market (with B. H. Beckhart), 1932.

      Economic Planning and the Tariff, 1934. Elementary Statistics, 1934. Introduction to Economic Analysis (with A. M. McIsaac), 1936.

      Essential Economic Principles (with A. M. McIsaac), 1941. Money Credit and Finance (with G. F. Luthringer and D. C. Cline), 1937. Elementary Statistics and Applications (with A. J. Duncan), 1944.

      Sampling Statistics and Applications (with A. J. Duncan), 1946. Editor: Facing the Facts, 1932. Economics and Social Institutions, 1938.

      Contributor articles to financial and economics jours.

Membership

Member American Economics Association, American Statistical Association, American Association of University professors.

Connections

Married Dorothy H. Zapf, June 29, 1922. Children: Barbara Jean, Leila Annual.

father:
John G. Smith

mother:
Sigrid (Miller) Smith

spouse:
Dorothy H. Zapf

children:
Barbara Jean Smith

Leila Ann Smith