Portrait of Frank William Taussig

Quotes by Frank William Taussig

1859 – 1940

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.



Frank Taussig argues for the reverse of a common misconception about the relationship between high wages and the use of machinery (1915)

Frank William Taussig