The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

2018 Edition
| Editors: Macmillan Publishers Ltd

Tugwell, Rexford Guy (1891–1979)

  • Leon H. Keyserling
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1057/978-1-349-95189-5_1595

Abstract

Rexford Guy Tugwell was born in 1891. As an undergraduate at the Wharton School, he was jarred by textbooks reciting classical economic theories but ignoring real life; he wrote:

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leon H. Keyserling
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