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Henry L. Moore Collection on economics and econometrics, 1900-1940

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: Ms Coll\Moore, H. L
Bib ID 4079129 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Moore, Henry Ludwell, 1869-1958
Title Henry L. Moore Collection on economics and econometrics, 1900-1940
Physical Description 48 boxes (48 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Access

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Description

Summary

Manuscripts, notebooks, typescripts, and correspondence of Moore, dealing largely with general economic theory, econometrics, and sociology. Included in the collection are the manuscripts of his published works, among them ECONOMIC CYCLES (New York, 1914), GENERATING ECONOMIC CYCLES (New York, 1923), and SYNTHETIC ECONOMICS (New York, 1929), as well as those of unpublished studies"The Good Life in a Progressive Democracy" and "Morals of Mediocrity." The notebooks include essays and miscellaneous notes of Vilfredo Pareto, Ernest Renan, Marcus Aurelius, and other sociologists and philosophers. The correspondence includes letters from prominent economists such as John Bates Clark, Antoine Augustin Cournot, F.Y. Edgeworth, Edwin R.A. Seligman, Alfred Marshall, Frank Taussig, and Léon Walras. Accompanying the collection is Prof. Moore's library of books, pamphlets, and journals, many of them annotated, bearing upon all phases of economics. Also, two boxes of textbooks from Moore's library, used by him when he was a student.

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This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 08/--/89.

Subject Headings

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Clark, John Bates, 1847-1938 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University -- : Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cournot, A. A (Antoine Augustin), 1801-1877 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Econometrics Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Economics -- Research Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Economics -- Study and teaching Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Economists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Edgeworth, Francis Ysidro, 1845-1926 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Marcus Aurelius, Emperor of Rome, 121-180 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Marshall, Alfred, 1842-1924 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pareto, Vilfredo, 1848-1923 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Philosophers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Renan, Ernest, 1823-1892 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Seligman, Edwin R. A (Edwin Robert Anderson), 1861-1939 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sociologists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sociology Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Taussig, F. W (Frank William), 1859-1940 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Walras, Léon, 1834-1910 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Professor of Political Economy at Columbia University, 1902-1929.