Simon Newcomb

b. March 12, 1835, Wallace, Nova Scotia, Canada -- d. July 11, 1909, Washington, D.C., USA


Articles and Reviews

Works about Newcomb include:

Albert Moyer, A Scientists Voice in American Culture: Simon Newcomb and the Rhetoric of Scientific Method Berkeley, University of California Press, 1992.

William Barber, "Should the American Economic Association Have Toasted Simon Newcomb at its 100th Birthday Party?", Journal of Economic Perspectives, Summer 1987, Vol 1, pp 179-183.