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Brainard, William, 2007 May 3

Call Number: RU 1037


  • 2007 May 3


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Collection materials are closed to research until January 1, 2029, after which access is subject to review by University Archives staff.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Biographical / Historical

Provost, 1981-1986, Professor of Economics

William Brainard received the degrees of BA in 1957 from Oberlin College and PhD in 1963 from Yale. Starting as an assistant in the economics department in 1959, he became a full professor in 1969. He served twice as director of Yale's Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics and chaired the economics department. From 1981-86, he served as provost of the university. A Yale conference was held in his honor in 2001.

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