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Thomas Latimer Kibler


Thomas Latimer Kibler, American economist. Member American Economics Association, Kappa Alpha, Delta Sigma Pi.


Kibler, Thomas Latimer was born on October 5, 1882 in Union, West Virginia, United States. Son of Review James Latimer and Rebecca (Arnold) Kibler.


Bachelor of Arts, Randolph Macon College, 1904. A.M., George Washington University, 1908, Doctor of Philosophy., 1913. Graduate study U. Berlin, U. Heidelberg, Handel-shochschule, University of Chicago.


Instructor in economics U. Pittsburgh. 1911-1912; associate professor economics Agricultural and Mech. College of Texas, 1913-1914, professor, 1914-1916.

Professor transportation, dean, School of Business, Toledo U., 1916-1918. Captain Doctor of Optometry, United States Army, 1918-1919. Professor transportation, U. Washington, 1920-1923, acting assistant dean College of Business Administration, 1921-1923.

Professor economics, University of North Carolina, 1923-1925. Professor economics, Ohio State University, since 1925. Guest lecturer U. Hamburg, Germany, summer 1930.


  • Author: The Commodities Clause of the Interstate Commerce Act, 1916. Railroads of the Northwest (with others), 1923. Democracy in Transition (with others), 1937.

    World Politics, Americana Annual, 1932-1950, other articles on economics and finance (same public), and for Encyclopedia Americana.


A mature Christian can reach a state where the love of God reigns supreme in the heart. No one can be perfect in an absolute way, as God is. But it is possible to be perfect in love to God.


Pacifists should be honored because they do not allow us to become complacent about war and violence.


Language of offensive nature with regard to race, ethnicity or nationality does not indicate the value of each individual and contradicts the teaching of Jesus Christ.


Member American Economics Association, Kappa Alpha, Delta Sigma Pi.


Married Genevieve McClintic. Children: Thomas L., Frank McClintic.

Review James Latimer Kibler

Rebecca (Arnold) Kibler

Genevieve McClintic

Thomas L. Kibler

Frank McClintic Kibler