Cox, Oliver Cromwell
- Existence: 1901 - 1974
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Collection — Box: Small Processed Collections, Box 16, Folder: 2-4
Abstract Oliver Cromwell Cox was born on August 25, 1901 in Trinidad but came to America for his education. He obtained a degree in law from Northwestern University in 1928, but after losing the full use of his legs due to Polio, Cox continued his education rather than returning to Trinidad. In 1932 he obtained a masters from the University of Chicago in Economics, completing his thesis on workingmen's compensation. Trying to better understand the influences affecting economics, Cox returned to the...
Dates: circa 1964