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Letters from Gerald Frank Shove, with related papers, 1931 - 1938

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JVR/7/412

Scope and Contents

His correspondence comprises:
20 letters to Joan Robinson, principally about 'Economics is a Serious Subject', 'Economics of Imperfect Competition', Joan Robinson's Tripos lectures, Gerald Shove's articles and lectures, his work on diminishing returns, and his concern that 'Economics of Imperfect Competition' should not fail to acknowledge any debt that might be due to his own work. 1931-3 and 1938.
1 letter to R.F. Kahn. 1931.
Autograph manuscript notes on rent, surplus and costs. 1931.


  • Creation: 1931 - 1938


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From the Series:

Note that reserved items in this series have been removed from the numerical sequence and stored separately in a box with JVR/16.

Biographical / Historical

Gerald Frank Shove matriculated at King's College, Cambridge in 1907. He was later a reader in Economics at Cambridge University.


1 envelope(s) : paper

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Date information

DateText: 1931-3 and 1938.


Shove, Gerald Frank (1887-1947)

Finding aid date

2003-03-21 10:41:16+00:00

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Repository Details

Part of the Archive Centre, King's College, Cambridge Repository

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