Brentano, Ludwig Joseph

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Born: Dec 18, 1844 AD
Died: 1931 AD, at 86 years of age.

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.
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