The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

2018 Edition
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Ely, Richard Theodore (1854–1943)

  • A. W. Coats
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Ely was born in Ripley, New York, on 13 April 1854 and died at Old Lyme, Connecticut, on 4 October 1943.


American Economic Association Commons, J.R. Ely, R.T. German Historical School Institutionalism Knies, K.G.A. 

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  1. Rader, B.G. 1966. The academic mind and reform: The influence of Richard T. Ely in American life. Lexington: University of Kentucky Press.Google Scholar

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