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Joseph Earl Smith

economist

Joseph Earl Smith, American economist. Served at Lieutenant, infantry, United States Army, World War I; Member American Economics Association.

Background

Smith, Joseph Earl was born on September 23, 1888 in Howard, Kansas, United States. Son of Henry L. and Anna Dilla (Raper) Smith.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Cotner College, Nebraska, 1908. Bachelor of Arts (Rhodes scholar from Nebraska), Oxford University, 1911. Master of Arts, University of Nebraska, 1914.

Doctor of Philosophy., Wallas College England, 1930.

Career

Professor of economics, Hiram College, Ohio, 1920-1937. Professor economics, Youngstown (O.) College, 1937-1948, dean, 1949-1970.

Membership

Served at Lieutenant, infantry, United States Army, World War I. Member American Economics Association.

Connections

Married Mary E. Boyer, November 22, 1939.

father:
Henry L. Smith

mother:
Anna Dilla (Raper) Smith

spouse:
Mary E. Boyer