Frederick C. Mills

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Frederick C. Mills
Born(1892-03-24)March 24, 1892
DiedFebruary 9, 1964(1964-02-09) (aged 71)
Nationality American
Institution Columbia University
Field Macroeconomics
School or
tradition
Institutionalism
Alma mater Columbia University
University of California, Berkeley
Doctoral
advisor
Wesley Clair Mitchell

Frederick Cecil Mills (March 24, 1892 – February 9, 1964) was an American economist. He was a professor of economics at Columbia University in Manhattan from 1919 to 1959. [1] An expert on business cycles, he was also a researcher at the National Bureau of Economic Research from 1925 to 1953. [2] In 1940, he served as president of the American Economic Association. [3] Mills was named a Fellow of the American Statistical Association in 1926. [4]

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References

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  2. "Frederick C. Mills, 1892-1964". HET: History of Economic Thought.
  3. "University of California: In Memoriam, 1980". texts.cdlib.org. Retrieved November 22, 2016.
  4. "View/Search Fellows of the ASA". American Statistical Association. Archived from the original on June 16, 2016. Retrieved July 22, 2016.
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