Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Ira Brown Cross: Portrait of an Economics Professor

Interviewee(s):
Cross, Ira Brown
Interviewer(s):
Ariff, Joann
Title:
Ira Brown Cross: Portrait of an Economics Professor
Abstract:
Childhood, Mokine, Illinois; University of Wisconsin; introduction to the Socialist party; graduate work and teaching, Stanford: Veblen, faculty; work in the field of labor, 1915-33; economics department, UC Berkeley, 1914-51; the faculty revolution of the 1930s; memories of colleagues. Appended bibliography on economics and on chrysanthemums, and history of the economics department, UC Berkeley.
Subject area(s):
Education, University of California
Interview date(s):
1966
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b11233950
Rights:
Cross, Ira Brown. "Ira Brown Cross: Portrait of an Economics Professor." Interview by Joann Ariff in 1966. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1967.