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Anstey, Veralocked

DSc (Econ.)

Born 1889; 2nd d of James and Mary Powell; m 1913, Percy L. Anstey (d 1920); one s one d; died 26 Nov. 1976


Ladies’ Coll., Cheltenham; Bedford Coll. for Women; London Sch. of Economics and Political Science. Studied music and German at Frankfurt a/M, 1907–08; Hygiene Diploma, Bedford Coll. for Women, 1910; Gerstenberg Scholar in Economics, 1912; BSc (Econ.) with 1st Class Hons in Economic History, 1913


resided in Bombay, India, 1914–20; Assistant, 1921, Lecturer in Commerce, 1929, London Sch. of Economics and Political Science; Sir Ernest Cassel Reader in Commerce, London Univ., 1941–54 (retired). Part-time Mem. of Academic Staff, London Sch. of Economics, 1954–64, retd 1964. DSc (Econ.) London Univ., 1930, Dean, Faculty of Economics, 1950–54; Mem. of Royal Commission on the Taxation of Profits and Income, Dec. 1950–55. Hon. Fellow, London Sch. of Economics and Political Science, 1964


The Trade of the Indian Ocean, 1929; The Economic Development of India, 1929, revised edn, 1936 and 1952; Introduction to Economics for Students in India and Pakistan, 1964


Startforth Mews, The Green, Esher, Surrey

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