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Brentano, Ludwig Joseph

Born: 1844 AD
Died: 1931 AD
Nationality: German
Categories: Economists, Politician

1844 – He was born in Aschaffenburg on the 18th of December.

1871 – He studied in Dublin (Trinity College), Münster, Munich, Heidelberg (doctorate in law), Würzburg, Göttingen (doctorate in economics), and Berlin (habilitation in economics.)

         – He wrote "Die Arbeitengilden der Gegenwart".

1891-1914 – He was a professor of economics and state sciences at the universities of Breslau, Strasbourg, Vienna, Leipzig, and most importantly, Munich.

1918 – In November, he served in prime minister Kurt Eisner’s government as People’s Commissar (Minister) for Trade, but only for some days in December.

1914 – He signed the Manifesto of the Ninety-Three.

1929 – He wrote Economic History of England.

1931 – Brentano died in Munich on the 9th of September.