Stone, John Richard Nicholas, Sir, 1913 - 1991 (Knight, economist)
Dates and places
b. 30 Aug. 1913; d. 3 Dec. 1991. KC 1945-1991. Office of War Cabinet, Department of Statistics 1940-1945; Director of Department of Applied Economics, 1945-1955; P. D. Leake Professor of Finance and Accounting, 1955-1980.
Sphere of activity
Economics: national accounting, demand analaysis, econometric models, socio-demographic accounts and models.
Married 1. Winifred Jenkins, 1935 ; 2. Feodora Leontinoff (1 daughter, Caroline), 1941; 3. Giovanna Croft-Murray, 1960.
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Writers include A. Cairncross, E. H. Carr, A. M. Carr-Saunders, H. Clay, G. D. H. Cole, H. Dalton, A. G. Hart, H. Henderson, J. Hicks, F. Leontinoff, F. Machlup, H. O. Meredith, W. B. Reddaway, L. Robbins, J. V. Robinson, L. Rostas, G. Findlay Shirras, R. Stone, F. W. Taussig and F. Zeuthen. The letters are arranged in 2 bundles comprising:- 1. 1938-43; 2. 1943-7.
The file comprises a photocopied typescript 'When will the war end: forecasting the national income, expenditure and material wealth in the 17th century and a link with the present', a speech given on J. E. Meade's 80th birthday.
The collection contains Stone's published and unpublished writing, lectures, papers relating to his work at Cambridge University and European economic agencies, correspondence and other personal papers.
Copy typescript [published as 'The Beveridge report II. The financial burden' in 'Economic Journal', Apr. 1943], with autograph letter signed from Richard Stone returning the article, 10 Mar. .