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WILLIAM J. BARBER ON IRVING FISHER AND AMERICAN ECONOMIC THOUGHT

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  24 July 2019

Robert W. Dimand
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Department of Economics, Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada, L2S 3A1. rdimand@brocku.ca.
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Abstract

The eminent scholar William J. Barber made three great contributions to the history of American economic thought: on the institutionalization of political economy in US universities in the nineteenth century, on the interplay between economic ideas and events in US policy-making from 1921 to 1945, and on the contributions, writings, and career of Irving Fisher.

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Symposium in Memory of William J. Barber (1925–2016)
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Copyright © The History of Economics Society 2019 

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Footnotes

Presented at the round table in memory of William J. Barber at the History of Economics Society conference, Toronto, June 23, 2017.

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