Howard S. Ellis

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Howard S. Ellis
Born(1898-07-02)July 2, 1898
DiedApril 15, 1992(1992-04-15) (aged 93)
Nationality American
Institution University of California, Berkeley
Alma mater Harvard University
University of Michigan
University of Iowa
Frank William Taussig

Howard Sylvester Ellis (July 2, 1898 – April 15, 1992) was an American economist. He was a professor of economics at the University of California, Berkeley from 1938 to 1965. In 1949, he served as president of the American Economic Association. [1]

He is remembered for his essay 'Bilateralism and the Future of International Trade' (Summer 1945) which influenced United States trade policy after World War II.

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  1. "American Economic Association".