Kahn, Richard Ferdinand, 1905 - 1989 (Baron Kahn, economist)
Dates and places
1905-89 St. Paul's and King's College, Cambridge
Sphere of activity
Fellow, King's College, Cambridge 1930-89; temporary civil servant in various government departments, 1939-46; Professor of Economics, University of Cambridge, 1951-72.
Found in 47 Collections and/or Records:
A galley proof for the article annotated by J.M. Keynes and R.F. Kahn, with a letter of criticism from R.F. Kahn, 15 August 1931
The file contains 5 autograph letters signed, 3 typed letters signed and 1 autograph postcard signed, between AMT, R. F. Kahn, J. M. Keynes, G. H. W. Rylands, J. T. Sheppard and others relating to the financial arrangements for AMT's teaching position in King's College.
The file includes material relating to NK's work at the Commonwealth Reserve Bank of Australia in Sydney, 1963 and correspondence with R. F. Kahn, J. Tinbergen, Sidney Dell, M. V. Posner, and K. Berrill.
Two articles from the Times, with two copies of the latter.
This sub-series comprises letters exchanged between R.F. Kahn, Joan Robinson and a number of other economists. It also includes a small number of articles by R.F. Kahn concerning employment, wages and prices as well as notes by both R.F. Kahn and Joan Robinson.
3 typed letters, signed, to Lydia Lopokova Keynes. 1956.
Autograph manuscript draft letter from Lydia Lopokova Keynes. .
This file also contains an autograph manuscript draft on behalf of Lydia Lopokova Keynes in an unidentified hand, ; and 1 carbon typed letter from R.F. Kahn to Henri Dorra, 11 Sept. 1957.
This file comprises:-
18 autograph letters signed and 5 typed letters signed from Richard Kahn to NGA. 31 May 1944 - 8 Jan. 1986
2 photocopy autograph letters signed from Richard Kahn to the King's College Provost and First Bursar. 12 and 16 Nov. 1973
15 carbon typed letters from NGA to Richard Kahn. 6 Sept. 1968 - 8 Jan. 1976.
File includes letters from R. F. Kahn.
One typed letter, signed, and a typescript note from Max Lacroix to R.F. Kahn returning J.M. Keynes' essay on the method of index numbers, commenting on its contents and suitability for publication and 1 carbon typed letter from R.F. Kahn to M. Lacroix acknowledging receipt of the essay.
The file contains correspondence between NK, R. F. Kahn and S. G. Warburg and Co. Ltd.
His correspondence comprises:
5 letters to Joan Robinson on personal matters. 1956.
1 cyclostyled typed copy of a letter and 1 typscript copy of another letter to R.F. Kahn. 1956-7.
2 carbon typed letters from R.F. Kahn. 1957.
This sub-series covers debates with G. Haberler, R.F. Harrod, R.G. Hawtrey, H. Henderson, R.F. Kahn, S. Kuznets, A. Lerner, B. Ohlin, A.C. Pigou, D.H. Robertson, E.A.G. and J. Robinson.
This file covers debates with R.B. Bryce, A. Cairncross, R.F. Harrod, R.G. Hawtrey, R.F. Kahn, D.H. Robertson, E.A.G. and J. Robinson and G. Shove.
Geoffrey Keynes' correspondence, relating chiefly to Roy Harrod's biography of J.M. Keynes, 1946 - 1965
This file includes 20 letters from Roy Harrod, 1948-65; 1 letter from David Garnett, 1949; 1 letter from Florence Ada Keynes, 1949; 1 letter from John Hayward, 1946; 1 letter from Duncan Grant, 1958; and 1 letter from Roy Harrod to R.F. Kahn, 1950.
Out of focus photograph of GHWR, R. F. Kahn and Nora David, with Nicholas David in a pram, on the path leading to the Back Gate, King's College, Cambridge. Dimensions: 13 x 8.6 cm. Sleeve 136.
Cassette tape of Marjorie Turner's interview of Richard Ferdinand Kahn.
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Carbon typescript, headed 'Introduction', apparently intended for a collection or selection of R.F. Kahn's essays. Typist's errors corrected in manuscript by Joan Robinson (and, on fol. 3, in another hand). 7 leaves, flimsy A4, no watermark. Possibly for R.F. Kahn's, 'Lloccupazione e la crescita', Turin, (1976).