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Michael James FARRELL

economist

Michael James FARRELL, economist. Commonwealth Fund Fellow, 1951-1953; Fellow, Econometric Society, 1962-1975.

Background

FARRELL, Michael James was born in 1926 in England.

Education

Master of Arts University Oxford, 1953. Master of Arts University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 1953.

Career

Leading British welfare economist of the 1950s, writing on both theoretical and applied problems. Assistant Lector, Lector Economics, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 1953-1956, 1956-1970. Visiting Professor, Yale University, 1962, University California Berkeley, 1966-1967.

Ford Distinguished Visiting Research Professor, Carnegie-Mellon University, 1969. Fellow, Gonville and Caius College, Reader Economics, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 1958-1975,

1970-1975. Editor, Journal of Industrial Economics, 1963-1975.

Joint Managing Editor, Review of Economic Studies,

1965-1968.

Achievements

  • Commonwealth Fund Fellow, 1951-1953. Fellow, Econometric Society, 1962-1975.