Brentano, Ludwig Joseph
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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