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George Kalmanoff papers, 1954-1971

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Call No.: MS#0690
Bib ID 4078967 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Kalmanoff, George
Title George Kalmanoff papers, 1954-1971
Physical Description 9.5 linear feet (20 boxes)
Language(s) English .

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Correspondence, manuscripts, notes, reports, memoranda, contracts, and other legal documents, and printed materials of Kalmanoff. These files cover the period of his associate directorship of the International Research Projects, especially his work on the Public International Development Financing Project at Columbia University, and his work as an economic consultant for many companies and organizations.

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Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); George Kalmanoff papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 07/--/1989.

Revision Description

2020-04-24 EAD document created by CCR.

Subject Headings

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"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Authors Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Banks and banking Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University. Public International Development Financing Project Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University. School of Law. International Research Projects Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Economics -- Study and teaching Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Economists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
International cooperation Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
International finance Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Economist, author. Kalmanoff was the Associate Director of International Research Projects at the Columbia University Law School in the field of Latin American and third world economic studies, 1959-1965. Kalmanoff was later the Deputy Director of the Industrial Projects Department at the World Bank.

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Series I: Alphabetical Files

Box 1 Central America

Box 1 Central America--P.I.D.F. Drafts (Public International Development Financing)

Box 1 Chase Manhattan Bank


Box 1 General economic and political

Box 2 P.I.D.F. Contacts and interviews

Box 2 P.I.D.F. Contracts and correspondence

Box 2 P.I.D.F. Foreign Loan Data

Box 2 Chronological, 1962 October - 1963 September

Box 2 Chronological, 1963 October - 1965 September


Box 3 Banco de la Republica

Box 3 Cement

Box 3 Centro de Estudios sobre Desarrollo Economico

Box 3 Cía Salvadoreña de Café S.A.

Box 3 Company reports

Box 3 Corfo

Box 3 Foreign loan data

Box 4 General economic data

Box 4 Investment company data

Box 4 Joint ventures --Administrative

Box 4 Joint ventures --Master and mailing list

Box 4 Legal aspects foreign investment

Box 4 The market for paper and pulp

Box 4 P.I.D.F.--Contacts and interviews

Box 4 P.I.D.F.-- Contracts and correspondence

Box 5 SORO

Box 5 Tumaco

Box 5 Colombia supplement--Páz del Río

Box 5 Colombian-American Chamber of Commerce, Inc.

Box 6 Committee for Economic Development

Box 6 Contracts


Box 6 A - K, 1958-1965

Box 6 L - Z, 1958-1965

Box 6 Anderson, Ervin O.

Box 6 Friedmann, Wolfgang G.

Box 6 Meagher, Robert F.

Box 6 Cuba

Box 7 Desarrollo Económico

Box 7 Development Loan Fund

Box 7 Dominican Republic

Box 7 Economic planning and development

Box 7 Ecuador

El Salvador

Box 7 Administration

Box 7 Memos, contacts, miscellaneous data

Box 7 Export-Import Bank of Washington

Box 8 Export-Import Bank of Washington

Box 8 W.R. Grace & Co.

Box 8 Greece

Box 8 Haiti

Box 8 Harvard--Development Advisory Service

Box 8 India

Box 9 Inter-American Development Bank

Box 9 International Bank for Reconstruction and Development

Box 10 International Bank for Reconstruction and Development

Box 10 International Chamber of Commerce

Box 10 International Development Association

Box 10 International Development Services, Inc.

Box 10 International Finance Corporation

Box 10 Inuvenca (Inversiones Unidas Venezolanas C.A.)

Box 11 Israel

Box 11 Italy

Box 11 Jamaica

Box 11 Japan

Joint Ventures

Box 11 Arden House Conference

Box 11 Correspondence on clearance

Box 12 General analysis mss.

Box 12 General data

Box 12 Kalmanoff--Miscellaneous

Latin America

Box 13 Military takeovers

Box 13 Regional

Box 13 Mailing List

Box 14 Merck Sharp & Dohme


Box 14 Aeronaves

Box 14 Bristol de México S.A.

Box 14 Celanese Mexicana

Box 14 Company reports

Box 14 General economic data

Box 14 Industria Eléctrica de México, S.A.

Box 14 Investment climate

Box 14 Joint ventures--Administrative

Box 15 National Education Association

Box 15 National Planning Association

Box 15 National Bureau of Standards

Box 15 Nicaragua

Box 15 Pakistan

Box 15 Paraguay

Box 15 Personnel

Box 15 Peru

P.I.D.F. (Public International Development Financing)

A research project of the Columbia University School of Law.

Box 16 Brookings--ODI (Overseas Development Institute) Study

Box 16 Central America--Contacts and interviews

Box 16 Central America--Contacts and correspondence

Box 16 DAC (Development Assistance Committee) -OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development)

Box 16 EEC (European Economic Community)

Box 16 France

Box 17 General data

Box 17 G.K. report on London, Brussels, Paris

Box 17 Outlines and Status Reports

Box 17 Pakistan

Box 17 Reports 1 & 2

Box 18 Reports 3 - 12


Box 19 Turkey

Box 19 Highways

Box 19 Industrial Development Park

Box 19 P.I.D.F.--Case Studies

Box 19 P.I.D.F.--Overall Study

Box 19 Seyham Project

Box 19 Zonguldak Coal Project

Box 19 UN-- Assistance Newsletter


Box 19 U.S.--General Economic

Box 19 Uruguay


Box 19 Venezuela

Box 19 Capital market

Box 19 CVG (Corporación Venezolana de Guayana)--Administrative, 1963-1965, 3 folders

Box 20 CVG (Corporación Venezolana de Guayana)--Cash flow projection--Work program and progress, 1964

Box 20 CVG (Corporación Venezolana de Guayana)--Financing strategy development program, 1965-1975

Box 20 CVG (Corporación Venezolana de Guayana)--Flow of funds--Work programs and basic assumptions, 1965

Box 20 CVG (Corporación Venezolana de Guayana)--General background data, 1963

Box 20 Guyana region

Box 20 Miscellaneous

Box 20 Westinghouse Electric International Company