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Frank William Taussig

Frank william taussig by pach brothers

1859 - 1940


Historical Period:
The 20th Century and Beyond


Frank W. Taussig (1859-1940), American economist, taught at Harvard, and worked on international trade. His articles and books on tariffs, both in theory and in careful empirical studies of industries and history, became the foundation of how modern trade theory is taught today. He was editor of the Quarterly Journal of Economics.



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