William A. Neiswanger Papers, 1936-74
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Brief Description: Papers of William A. Neiswanger (1900-78), professor of economics (1936-67), including productivity studies & correspondence with National Bureau of Economic Research, Works Progress Administration, (1936-37); transcripts of meetings, speeches & training lectures as Price Executive, Machinery Division, Office of Price Administration (1942-43); syllabi, lecture notes, problems, examinations & computations from economics courses; memoranda, correspondence & scrapbooks containing clippings from Champaign-Urbana & Chicago newspapers relating to College of Commerce & Business Administration & Economics Dept. controversies over Dean Howard R. Bowen, qualifications of Commerce faculty, administrative procedure & reorganization (1950-51); correspondence & research materials for Elementary Statistical Methods (New York:�  Macmillan Company, 1943; 1956; 1962); research notes & articles on the economics of higher education, including data collected for the Committee on Student Economics (1959-61); statement to Congressional Subcommittee on Economic Statistics on consumer price indexes (1958); research notes & articles (1954-64) relating to National Science Foundation grant to investigate the "Effect of Certain Specification Errors on Parameter Estimates in Econometric Models" & articles; correspondence & lecture materials relating to Midwest Universities Consortium of International Activities & the Thailand National Institute of Development Administration (1967-68); proposal for lecture series on Quantitative Methods in Underdeveloped countries (1968-71); memoranda & research on Household-Expenditure Survey & Family Member Study, Thanburi-Bangkok, (1969-70) & research materials on the economy of Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, and India.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 9/5/20
Created by: Neiswanger, William Addison (1900-1978)
Volume: 6.0 cubic feet
Acquired: 10/26/64; 1/8/65; 5/14/80
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/0905020.pdf
Arrangement: by type of material and chronological thereunder
Subject Index
Champaign, Illinois
Commerce and Business Administration, College of
Commerce Controversy, College of (Bowen/Economics)
Consumer Price Index
Economics
Economics Department
Faculty Papers
Midwest Universities Consortium International Activities Mucia
Music -- Indonesia - Business and Industry
Newspapers
Price Administration, Office of
Productivity
Statistics
Student Economics
Thailand - Business and Industry
Urbana, Illinois
Works Progress Administration
Genres/Forms of Material
Papers
Languages of Materials
English [eng]