Papers of John Harry Jones

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Departmental and personal memoranda, lecture notes, proofs and offprints of publications, correspondence, and statistics

Administrative / Biographical History

John Harry Jones was Professor of Economics at the University of Leeds, 1919-1946. He was born in Wales and graduated at Cardiff in 1903. After further study at Leipzig and Berlin he lectured at Liverpool and Glasgow before coming to Leeds. During the First World War he served in the Ministries of Munitions and of Labour. Later he served on a number of Royal Commissions and Boards, notably the Nova Scotia Royal Commission of Economic Enquiry in 1934.

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Related Material

See also MSS 272, 407 and 497 for other papers of John Harry Jones