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Nassau William Senior

1790–1864

Political economist. BA (Magdalen College), Oxford, 1811; probationary fellow, 1812. Called to the bar, 1819. Drummond Professor of political economy, Oxford, 1825–30 and 1847–52. Master of Chancery from 1836. Particularly interested in the relief of poverty.

Source

ODNB.

Bibliography

ODNB: Oxford dictionary of national biography: from the earliest times to the year 2000. (Revised edition.) Edited by H. C. G. Matthew and Brian Harrison. 60 vols. and index. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2004.

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