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Lloyd Preston Rice

economist

Lloyd Preston Rice, American economist. Member Finance Committee, Hanover, N.H., 1932-1937, and 1941-1947 (chairman 1941-1947).; Member American Economics Association, American Academy Political and Social Science, National Tax Association, Tax Institute, Delta Tau Delta, Delta Sigma Rho, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Rice, Lloyd Preston was born on February 3, 1889 in at Granby, Connecticut, United States. Son of Edward Preston and Lilian Vesta (Colton) Rice.

Education

Student Mount Hermon School, 1905-1909. Bachelor of Arts, Wesleyan University, 1913. A.M., Harvard, 1914, Doctor of Philosophy., 1920.

(honorary) A.M., Dartmouth, 1934.

Career

Engaged as an instructor of economics, Tufts College, 1916-1917. Instructor economics, Wesleyan University, 1917-1919, associate professor, 1919-1920. Assistant professor economics, Dartmouth, 1920-1934, professor economics since 1934, emeritus, 1956.

Member economics div. Federal Farm Board summers 1930-1931. Chief economic analyst United States Tariff Commission, 1934-1935.

Chairman of fats and oils committee under Trade Agreements Program, 1935. Chief economic analyst unites states department State, Office of Philippine Affairs, 1937. Financial adviser to Joint Preparatory Committee on Philippine Affairs, 1937.

Financial adviser to Philippine Government, 1938-1940.

Works

  • Co-author: Report of the Tax Commission of the Philippines on National Internal Revenue Laws, 1939. Author of Financing Social Security by Means of Payroll Taxes, in Tax Policy League Symposium “How Shall Business Be Taxed,” 1937. Also other articles on taxation.

Membership

Member Finance Committee, Hanover, N.H., 1932-1937, and 1941-1947 (chairman 1941-1947). Member American Economics Association, American Academy Political and Social Science, National Tax Association, Tax Institute, Delta Tau Delta, Delta Sigma Rho, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Gertrude Brown Judd, August 27, 1921. Children: Stanley Lloyd, and Marjorie Bird (now Mistress.

father:
Edward Preston Rice

mother:
Lilian Vesta (Colton) Rice

spouse:
Gertrude Brown Judd

children:
Stanley Lloyd Rice

and Marjorie Bird (now Mrs Rice