The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

2018 Edition
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Jaszi, George (1915–1992)

  • E. Denison
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1057/978-1-349-95189-5_742

Abstract

Research administrator and expert in national accounts. Born in Budapest, Jaszi attended Oberlin College, the London School of Economics (BSc, 1936) and Harvard (Ph.D., 1946). He was employed by the Bureau of Economic analysis (or its predecessors) in its National Income Division 1942–59 (Division Chief 1949–59), as Assistant Director 1959–62, and as Director 1963–85.

Keywords

Government accounting Jaszi, G. National income accounting National product accounting 
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References

  1. Duncan, J., and W. Shelton. 1978. Revolution in United States government statistics 1922–76, ch. 3. US department of commerce, office of federal statistical policy and standards. Washington, DC: US Government Printing Office.Google Scholar

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  • E. Denison
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