Frank A. Southard Jr.

Fellow: Awarded 1940

Field of Study: Economics

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 01-17-1907

Died: 11-25-1989

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1939–40:

SOUTHARD, FRANK ALLAN JR.:  Appointed for a study of the foreign exchange policies of certain Latin American countries; tenure, twelve months from October 1, 1940.

Born January 17, 1907, at Cleveland, Ohio.  Education:  Pomona College, B.A., 1927; University of California, Ph.D., 1930 (Newton Booth Travelling Fellow, 1929–30).

Instructor in Economics, 1930–31, University of California; Assistant Professor of Economics, 1931–39, Professor, 1939—, Cornell University; Senior Economic Analyst, 1935, United States Tariff Commission; Principal Economic Analyst, 1938, Treasury Department.

Publications:  American Industry in Europe, 1931; Canadian-American Industry (with others), 1936; Foreign Exchange, Practice and Policy, 1940. Articles in Revue Economique Internationale, Journal of Political Economy, Forum, Credit and Management, Export Trade and Shipper, Encyclopaedia of the Social Sciences, Britannica Book of the Year, Proceedings of the Conference on Canadian-American Affairs, Dictionary of American History.

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