File: Chairs of Economics (Hague/Prest)

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the appointment of Douglas Hague (1926-2015) to the chair of applied economics and Alan Prest to the chair of economics and public finance. Hague later became professor of managerial economics from 1965-1981. Prest (1919-1984) resigned his post in 1970 to take up an appointment at the London School of Economics.

Former reference: 3/69

Related Material

For other appointments to chairs in economics see VCA/7/43, 467, 468, 543, and 544.