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Economics

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

A Prognostication concerning the Frost by Monsieur Cassini the French King's Astrologer, 1697

 Item
Identifier: Coll-33/Folio B [30]
Scope and Contents A scurrilous pamphlet probably directed, according to Gregory's marginalia, at Flamsteed, by one "Charles Bernard Chirurgein".

Financial Crisis, 1973-1979

 Series
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/M1/25
Scope and Contents Material relating to the local impact of the wider economic crisis:
  1. correspondence
  2. memoranda
  3. minutes and agendas

Material relating to Henry Wilson Ord

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1306
Scope and Contents The material relating mainly to Malawi from the 1960s and 1970s was drawn together in January 1978 and placed in a bulky file after the death of Ord. The unsorted and uncollated file contains largely typescript copies of papers, data sheets, and correspondence during his period as economic advisor (African matters). The collection includes material on the shadow price for foreign exchange and labour in Malawi, crop estimates, crop and agriculture policy, district maize projections, GDP and GDP...

Papers of Ailsa Giles Maxwell

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-892
Scope and Contents The collection is composed partly of notes from the following lecture courses taken by Macdonald: Political Economy II, 1945-1946; Political Economy, 1946-1947; Political Economy, Honours, 1946-1947; undated Economics, Honours; undated European Economic History; and, undated Political Economy (Dr. Rankin). Another part of the collection is composed of Maxwell's lecture notes, being: English Literature, First Ordinary, and Scottish History, 1938-1939; British History, Honours,...

Papers of Professor William T. Baxter

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1160
Scope and Contents Professor Kenneth E. Boulding had kept in touch with Professor William T. Baxter throughout his career, and the collection of Baxter papers here at Edinburgh is composed largely of American-style circular letters distributed to friends at Christmas and describing family life, visits, events during the year past, and ambitions for the coming year. There are letters from: 1967; 1968; 1969; 1971; 1980; 1981; 1982; 1984; 1985; 1986; and 1990. The collection is also composed of:...

Press cuttings, 1943-1948

 File
Identifier: BAI 2/4/9
Scope and Contents Press cuttings relating to John and Jewel Baillie's trip to New Zealand and Australia, with others on related political and economic issues.

Quarto A, c1680-c1708

 Series — Box Dk.1.2: Series Coll-33/Quarto A; Series Coll-33/Folio B; Series Coll-33/Folio D; Series Coll-33/Folio E
Identifier: Coll-33/Quarto A
Scope and Contents The papers of David Gregory in Quarto A consist of: 107 manuscript papers and an index, relating to: theoretical physics, including optics, especially treatises on refraction and colour, on mechanics, specifically on velocity, gravitation, centrifugal and centripetal force, and the movement of solids through fluid, and an occasional thought on magnetic attraction. Applied physics, considering ships, tides, and...

Tables of Prices of Flour and Bread, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/2069
Scope and Contents Tables of prices of flour and bread compiled by A & R Tod, Ltd of Leith, Scotland showing the highest and lowest price of the best bread in Edinburgh, quarterly during the years 1858 to 1905.

Tables of Prices of Flour and Bread, 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/2070
Scope and Contents Tables of prices of flour and bread compiled by A & R Tod, Ltd of Leith, Scotland showing the highest and lowest price of the best bread in Edinburgh, quarterly during the years 1858 to 1905.