Category:Richard Theodore Ely

From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository
Jump to: navigation, search
English: Richard Theodore Ely (1854 - 1943) was an American economist, author, and leader of the Progressive movement who called for more government intervention in order to reform the injustices of capitalism, especially regarding factory conditions, compulsory education, child labor, and labor unions. Ely is best remembered as a founder and the first Secretary of the American Economic Association, as a founder and secretary of the Christian Social Union, and as the author of a series of widely-read books on the organized labor movement, socialism, and other social questions.


Richard T. Ely 
Ely-Richard-T.jpg
United States economist and author
Wikipedia
Wikiquote
Wikisource
Date of birth 13 April 1854
Ripley
Date of death 4 October 1943
Connecticut
Educated at
  • Columbia University
  • Heidelberg University
Doctoral advisor
Occupation
Employer
Authority control
Blue pencil.svg

Media in category "Richard Theodore Ely"

The following 3 files are in this category, out of 3 total.