Person: Bowley, Arthur


Arthur Bowley was a leading statistician with an international reputation for his work on poverty. His expertise in mathematics meant that he played an important part in developing the mathematical basis of economics. He was a prolific author publishing many influential books.

Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):

Born 6 November 1869, Bristol, England. Died 21 January 1957, Fernhurst, Surrey, England.

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Origin England

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  1. O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive