Henry Schultz

Fellow: Awarded 1933

Field of Study: Economics

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 09-04-1893

Died: 11-26-1938

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1933–34:

SCHULTZ, HENRY: Appointed for studies in the field of mathematical and statistical economics, in Europe; tenure, twelve months from August 26, 1933.

Born September 4, 1893, in Poland. Education:  College of the City of New York, A.B., 1916; London School of Economics and Galton Laboratory of Eugenic Research, 1919; Columbia University, Ph.D., 1925.

Member of the Research Staff, 1922–24, Institute of Economics, Washington, D. C.; Director of Statistical Research, 1924–25, Children’s Bureau, United States Department of Labor; Economist, 1925–26, United States Tariff Commission; Professorial Lecturer, 1926–27, Professor of Economics, 1927—, University of Chicago.

Publications:  Statistical Laws of Demand and Supply with Special Application to Sugar, 1928. Articles in Journal of Farm Economics, Journal of the American Statistical Association, Journal of Political Economy, American Economic Review, Veroffentlichung Frankfurter, Gesellschaft für Konjunkturforschung, Allgemeines Statistisches Archiv, Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv, Econometrica. Contributor to Methods in Social Science, 1931.