The Library of Congress > LCCN Permalink

View this record in:  MARCXML | LC Authorities & Vocabularies | VIAF (Virtual International Authority File)External Link

Hirschman, Albert O

LC control no.n 79043383
Descriptive conventionsrda
Personal name headingHirschman, Albert O.
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities  or the  LC Catalog
Variant(s)Hirschmann, Otto A. (Otto Albert)
Хиршман, Альберт Отто
Khirshman, Alʹbert Otto
He-xi-man, A-er-bo-te O.
赫希曼, 阿尔伯特 O.
Birth date19150407
Death date20121210
Place of birthBerlin, Germany
Place of deathEwing, N.J.
Field of activityEconomic development Developing countries--Politics and government
AffiliationInstitute for Advanced Study (Princeton, N.J.)
Profession or occupationSocial scientist Economist
Special noteNon-Latin script references not evaluated.
Found inHis National power and the structure of foreign trade, 1945.
Email from NjPI, Mar. 8, 2007 (2004 published ed. of his 1938 Ph. D. thesis: t.p.: Otto A. Hirschmann; back flap: b. Berlin, 1915; served in the U.S. Army during WWII where he became Hirschman)
BGMI, Mar. 9, 2007 (Hirschman, Albert Otto (1915-))
Biog. resource center (Contemp. authors), Mar. 9, 2007 (Albert O. Hirschman; b. Apr. 7, 1915, Berlin, Germany; son of Carl and Hedwig (Marcuse) Hirschmann; University of Trieste, Doctor Econ. Sci., 1938; Institute for Advanced Study, professor of social science, 1974-)
Vykhod, golos i vernostʹ, 2009: t.p. (Alʹbert Otto Hirshman)
Tui chu, hu yu yu zhong cheng, 2001: t.p. (A-er-bo-te O. He-xi-man = 阿尔伯特 · O · 赫希曼) cover (Albert O. Hirschman)
Institute of Advanced Study WWW site, Dec. 14, 2012 (Albert O. Hirschman; b. Apr. 7, 1915, Berlin; d. Dec. 10, Ewing Township, N.J., aged 97; renowned social scientist whose highly influential work in economics and politics in developing countries has had a profound impact on economic thought and practice in the United States and beyond; professor emeritus in the School of Social Science at the Institute for Advanced Study, where he had served on the faculty since 1974)
New York times WWW site, Dec. 26, 2012 (in obituary published Dec. 23: Albert O. Hirschman; b. Otto Albert Hirschmann, Apr. 7, 1915, Berlin; d. Dec. 10, Ewing Township, N.J., aged 97; in his youth helped rescue thousands of artists and intellectuals from Nazi-occupied France; went on to become an influential economist known for his optimism)
Invalid LCCNno2001023000