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Stephen Herbert Hymer papers

Call Number: MS 1626

Scope and Contents

The papers consist of writings by Stephen Hymer on the multinational corporation.


  • 1960-1965


Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright status for collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Social Science Library, Yale University, 1992.


0.25 Linear Feet

Language of Materials


Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

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The papers consist of writings by Stephen Hymer on the multinational corporation.

Biographical / Historical

Stephen Herbert Hymer was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada in 1934. He received a B.A. from McGill University in 1955 and a Ph.D. from MIT in 1960. Hymer was an assistant professor at MIT from 1962-1963, an assistant professor of economics at Yale University from 1963-1970, and a professor of economics at the New School for Social Research from 1970-1974. In addition to his work on the multinational corporation, Hymer was interested in economic development, especially in the context of Africa. He died in 1974.

Guide to the Stephen Hymer Papers
Under Revision
compiled by Carol King
May 1994
Description rules
Finding Aid Created In Accordance With Manuscripts And Archives Processing Manual
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

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