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Walker, Francis Amasa

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Born: 1840 AD
Died: 1897 AD, at 56 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Political Leader

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1840 - Burn on 2nd of July in Boston, Massachussetts.

 

1860 - He graduated from Amherst college.

 

1870 - Chief of the government bureau of statistics.

 

- As U.S. commissioner of Indian Affairs.

 

1871 - He was a U.S. commissioner of Indian Affairs.

 

1873 - He was professor of political economy and history in the Sheffield Scientific School of Yale University.

 

1878 - He represented the United States at the Monetary Conference in Paris.

 

1881 - He was the President of the Massachussettes Institute of Technology.

 

1885 - He served as president of the American Economic Association.

 

1876 - As an economist he especially known for his theories on wages and profits

(promulgated in The Wages Question).

 

1897 - He died at the age of 57 on the 5th of January.


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