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Preliminary Guide to the American Economic Association Records, 1886-2008 and undated

Collection Overview

Primarily records of the American Economic Review, (Accession 2001-0118) specifically journal office files consisting of correspondence, manuscript, book review, and referee files (1969-1998). There are also records for the organization (1886-1984) and for its Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession (CSWEP 1972-1993), including histories, reports, minutes, statistics, as well as membership, account, conference, board member, miscellaneous, and newsletter or editorial office files. Some CSWEP material is also present as 371 machine-readable records. There is a small set of journal office records for the Journal of Economic Literature (1975, 1984-1994 and undated). In addition, there are 50 black-and-white photographs of former association presidents, a 39"x10" black-and-white group photograph taken at an unidentified meeting, 48 rolls of microfilm from the various journals (mostly AER), 63 microfiche of Journal of Economic Literature correspondence ([1968]-1980), and 7 reel-to-reel audiotapes.

Addition (2001-0082) (4000 items, 9.6 linear feet; dated 1998-1999) includes records for the American Economic Review, including correspondence and referee files for rejected and withdrawn articles (1998), accepted articles (1999), and papers and proceedings (1999).

Addition (2002-0215) (21000 items, 33.4 linear feet; dated 1999-2001) contains records for the American Economic Review, including editorial correspondence, referee reports, and manuscripts for rejected articles (1999-2000) and accepted articles (March-December 2001) and papers and proceedings (2000-2001). Also includes 37 electronic documents on one floppy disk.

The collection consists of 15 additional accessions dating from 2003 to 2008 with over 200 additional boxes. These additions have not been processed, but are available for research with permission from the American Economic Association. Please consult the Preliminary Description of Unprocessed Collection (below) for details.

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Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.00033
Title
American Economic Association records
Date
1886-2008 and undated
Creator
American Economic Association
Extent
420.5 Linear Feet, 346,763 Items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
English.

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Contents of the Collection

1. Accession (2001-0118)

Records of the American Economic Review (225,000 items, dated 1886-1998), specifically journal office files with correspondence, manuscript, book review, and referee files (1969-1998). Also records for the organization (1886-1984) and for its Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession (CSWEP 1972-1993), including histories, reports, minutes, statistics, as well as membership, account, conference, board member, misc., and newsletter or editorial office files. Some CSWEP material is also present as 371 machine-readable records. There is a small set of journal office records for the Journal of Economic Literature (JEL 1975, 1984-1994 and n.d.) In addition, there are 50 black-and-white photographs of former association presidents, a 39"x10" black-and-white group photograph taken at an unidentified meeting, 48 rolls of microfilm from the various journals, 63 microfiche of JEL correspondence ([1968]-1980), and 7 reel-to-reel audiotapes.

Boxes 1-95 and 987-1024 have been processed. The following container list will contain more specific information for these boxes than for all others (96-986 and 1025-1129), which are unprocessed. A guide with a detailed folder listing for the processed boxes is available in paper format in the repository.

Some of the materials in this collection are not immediately accessible, because they require further processing before use. Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the Rubenstein Library to use this collection.

Technical Services needs to make use copies of video and audio cassettes and reel-to-reel tapes before use.

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from AEA required for access to materials less than fifty years old.

AEA. Histories, A.W. Coats, 1952-1963; Journal of Economic Literature, Mark Perlman, editor. Correspondence, [1968] 1970-1980; Organization, [1885]; Minutes, 1886-1904; Membership, 1890-1896

Includes 63 microfiche.

Box 1
Minutes, 1902-1906; Membership, 1890-1896; Accounts, 1889-1894; Annual Meetings, 1886-1905
Box 2
Annual Meetings, 1908-1924
Box 3
Correspondence. Incoming, 1888 March- 1896 Febuary
Box 4
Correspondence, Outgoing, 1893 October-1894 December
Box 5
Correspondence, Outgoing, 1894-1898
Box 6
Correspondence, Outgoing, 1898-1899
Box 7
Correspondence, Incoming, 1896-1900
Box 8
Correspondence, 1900-1902
Box 9
Correspondence, 1903-1908
Box 10
Correspondence, 1909; Thomas N. Carver, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 11
Correspondence, 1910-1911; Thomas N. Carver, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 12
Correspondence, including Reports, 1912-1913; Thomas N. Carver, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 13
Correspondence, including reports, 1914-1915; Allyn A. Young, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 14
Correspondence, including reports, 1916-1917; Allyn A. Young, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 15
Correspondence, 1918-1919; Allyn A. Young, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 16
Correspondence, 1920-1921
Box 17
Correspondence, including reports, 1922-1923; Ray B. Westerfield, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 18
Correspondence, including reports, 1924; Ray B. Westerfield, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 19
Correspondence, including reports, 1925; Ray B. Westerfield, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 20
Correspondence, including reports, 1926; Frederick S. Deibler, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 21
Correspondence, including reports, 1927; Frederick S. Deibler, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 22
Correspondence, including reports, 1928; Frederick S. Deibler, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 23
Correspondence, including reports, 1929-1931; Frederick S. Deibler, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 24
Correspondence, including reports, 1932-1933 (A-Z); Frederick S. Deibler, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 25
Correspondence, including reports, 1933-1935; Frederick S. Deibler, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 26-27
Correspondence, including reports, 1936; Frederick S. Deibler and James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurers
Box 28
Correspondence, including reports, 1937-1938; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 29
Correspondence, including reports, 1939-1940; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 30
Correspondence, including reports, 1940-1941; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 31
Correspondence, including reports, 1942; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 32
Correspondence, including reports, 1943; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 33
Correspondence, including reports, 1944-1945; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 34
Correspondence, including reports, 1945-1946; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 35
Correspondence, including reports, 1947-1948; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 36
Correspondence, including reports, 1949-1950; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 37
Correspondence, including reports, 1951; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 38
Correspondence, including reports, 1952; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 39
Correspondence, including reports, 1953; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 40
Correspondence, including reports, 1954; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 41
Correspondence, including reports, 1955-1956; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 42
Correspondence, including reports, 1956-1957; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 43
Correspondence, including reports, 1957; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 44
Correspondence, including reports, 1957-1958; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 45
Correspondence, including reports, 1958; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 46
Correspondence, including reports, 1959; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 47-48
Correspondence, including reports, 1960; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 49-50
Correspondence, including reports, 1961; James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 51-52
Correspondence, including reports, 1962; Harold F. Williamson, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 53-54
Correspondence, including reports, 1963; Harold F. Williamson, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 55-56
Correspondence, including reports, 1964; Harold F. Williamson, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 57
Correspondence: Committees, AEA, and Miscellaneous Business, 1930-1939; Frederick S. Deibler, Secretary-Treasurer 1930-1935 and James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer 1936-1939
Box 58
Correspondence: Committees, AEA, and Miscellaneous Business, 1940-1945 (1959); James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 59
Correspondence: Committees, AEA, and Miscellaneous Business, 1946-1950 (1956); James Washington Bell, Secretary-Treasurer
Box 60-61
Correspondence of AEA re founding journal and special editorial correspondence, AER, 1910-1940;
Box 62
AER statistics, 1911-1923; Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1911-1917
Box 63
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1910-1917
Box 64-69
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1918-1919
Box 70-71
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1920
Box 72
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1921
Box 73
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1922
Box 74
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1923
Box 75
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1924-1925
Box 76
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1925-1926
Box 77
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1927-1928
Box 78
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1928
Box 79
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1929
Box 80
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1930
Box 81
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1931
Box 82
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1932
Box 83
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1933
Box 84
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1934
Box 85
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1935
Box 86
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1936
Box 87
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1937
Box 88
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1938
Box 89
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1939
Box 90
Correspondence of Davis R. Dewey with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1940
Box 91
Correspondence of Paul T. Homan with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1941
Box 92
Correspondence of Paul T. Homan with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1942-1943
Box 93
Correspondence of Paul T. Homan, Managing Editor, 1941-1951, and Fritz Machlup, Acting Managing Editor, 1944 July-1945 August, with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1944-1945
Box 94
Correspondence of Paul T. Homan, Managing Editor, 1941-1951, and Fritz Machlup, Acting Managing Editor, 1944 July-1945 August, with editors and authors of articles and communications, 1945-1949
Box 95
AEA internal papers, ca. 1958-1968
Box 96-104
Foreign correspondence, 1952-1959, 1968
Box 105-106
Exchanges-Internal memoranda, 1953-1956
Box 107
Internal memoranda, 1954-1964
Box 108
Survey articles, 1957-1963
Box 109
Survey articles; budget; book reviews, 1952-1960, 1963
Box 110
Book reviews, 1963-1966
Box 111
Book reviews; general correspondence, 1963-1967
Box 112
General correspondence, 1967-1968
Box 113-118
General correspondence; articles and correspondence, 1968
Box 119
Articles and correspondence, 1968
Box 120-121
Miscellany, 1962-1973, 1980-1982
Box 122-128
Accounts received for back issues, 1961
(2 bound volumes)
Box 129
General correspondence, 1968-1979
Box 130-131
Office correspondence, 1978-1980
Box 132-134
Miscellaneous, 1980-1982
Box 135
AEA Papers, C. P. Kindleberger, 1984
Box 136-144
C. P. Kindleberger; AER rejects, prior to 1969 July
Box 145
AER rejects, prior to 1969 July; 1969-1980
Box 146-376
AER rejects, comments, and correspondence, 1968-1983
Box 377-396
AER acceptances and refereed remarks, 1969-1979
Box 397-432
AER acceptance and rejection cards, 1969-1981
Box 433-444
AER "No author card" and miscellaneous rejects, 1981-1985
Box 445
AER rejects, 1981
Box 446-449
AER rejects, 1982-1983
Box 450-453
AER published, 1983
Box 454-457
AER published, 1984
Box 458-462
AER published, 1985
Box 463-467
AER rejects, 1983-1985
Box 468-517
AER rejects, 1985
Box 518-544
AER papers and proceedings, 1986
Box 545
AER published, 1986
Box 546-550
AER rejects, 1986
Box 551-590
AER published, 1987
Box 591-594
AER rejects, 1987
Box 595-629
AER published, 1988
Box 630-633
AER rejects, 1988
Box 634-664
AER rejects, 1988
Box 665-669
AEA rejects, 1989
Box 670-694
AER published 1989
Box 695-698
AER rejects, 1989
Box 699-714
AER published, 1990
Box 715-719
AER miscellaneous, 1987-1988
Box 720
AER rejects, 1990
Box 721-748
AER rejects and withdrawn; AER acceptances, 1991
Box 749-750
AER acceptances, 1991
Box 751-756
AER rejects, 1991
Box 757-760
AER rejects, comments and correspondence to, 1991
Box 761-769
AER papers and proceedings, 1992
Box 770-771
AER acceptances, 1992
Box 772-778
AER rejects, 1992
Box 779-790
AER acceptances, 1993
Box 791-801
AER papers and proceedings, 1993
Box 802
AER rejects, 1993
Box 803-810
AER acceptances, 1994
Box 811-818
AER papers and proceedings, 1994
Box 819
AER rejects, 1994
Box 820-826
AER acceptances, 1995
Box 827-831
AER papers and proceedings, 1995
Box 832
AER rejects, 1995
Box 833-839
AER acceptances, 1996
Box 840-849
AER papers and proceedings, 1996
Box 850
AER rejects, 1996
Box 851-858
AER acceptances, rejections, and withdrawals, 1997
Box 859-874
AER acceptances, 1998
Box 875-888
JEL correspondence, 1979-[1991?]
Box 889-906
JEL [acceptances?], 1990-1994
Box 907-915
JEL inactive, 1989-1990
Box 916-918
JEL office, 1988-1994
Box 919
Association of American Law Schools, 1967-1969
Box 920
FInance Committee, 1969-1975
(3 folders)

Includes memos and documents related to committee business

Box 920
Committee on Hiring Practices, 1974

Includes documents related to Job Openings for Economists

Box 920
Journal of Economic Literature, 1970-1974
Box 920
Nominating Committee, 1955-1975
(4 folders)

Includes documents for routine committee business

Box 920
Executive Committee, 1967-1974
Box 920
Committee for Oversight of Operations and Publishing, 1972
Box 921
Executive Committee, 1967-1969
Box 921
Visiting Scientists Program, 1966-1972
Box 921
Counsel, 1944-1961
Box 921
Economics Institute, 1968-1979
(4 folders)
Box 921
Behavioral Sciences Planning Committee, 1966-1967
Box 921
Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1970

Includes files related to publishing Association journals

Box 921
Economic Education, 1965-1970
Box 921
Economic Labor Market, 1961-1970
Box 921
International Economic Association, 1964-1974
Box 922
Committee on Research and Publications, 1964-1975
(2 folders)
Box 922
NSF Revision of Spec. List, 1967-1968

Includes documents related to publication classification systems

Box 922
Tolles, Arnold (Correspondence and Advisory Committee), 1965-1968

Includes documents related to committee work on organizaton of economics profession

Box 922
ASSA Officers, 1979
Box 922
Academic Labor Market, 1977-1979
(2 folders)
Box 922
Amnesty International, 1983
Box 923
Army Science Board, 1979-1980
Box 923
Arthur Andersen Co., 1970-1979
(3 folders)

Includes documents related to Association finances

Box 923
Behavioral and Social Sciences, 1971

Includes documents related to professional organizations in other fields

Box 923
Black Caucus, 1970-1974

Includes documents related to promoting opportunities for minority economists

Box 923
Cato Institute, 1980-1981
Box 923
Executive Committee Chair's Group, 1970-1984
Box 923
Change Magazine, 1976
Box 924
Executive Committee, 1982
Box 924
Commission on the Humanities, 1964-1979
Box 924
Commission on Non-traditional Study, 1972-1973

Includes documents related to new forms of post-secondary education

Box 924
Investment Income, 1971-1979

Includes documents related to Association finances

Box 924
National Science Foundation Instructions and Materials, 1964
Box 924
National Science Foundation Crank File, 1970

Includes documents for various unfulfilled reviewer requests

Box 924
Handbook - Agreements, Correspondence, etc, 1964-1969
(2 folders)

Includes files for Association handbook

Box 924
Marquis WHO'S Who, 1971-1973

Includes documents for directory of economists

Box 925
Yale (Rich Ruggles), 1971

Includes documents related to computerization and the Association

Box 925
Handbook Applications (Non-Members), 1969

Includes files for Association handbook

Box 925
Handbook Material, 1964

Includes files for Association handbook

Box 925
Econometric Society, 1969-1970

Includes files related to Association handbook and Econometric Society involvement

Box 925
Foreign Student Screening Project (FSSP), 1965-1969
(3 folders)

Includes files related to grant agreement with the US Department of State

Box 925
Ledger, 1965

Includes uncategorized ledger

Box 926
Members Typed, 1974
(2 folders)

Includes letters related to questionnaire responses for member directory

Box 926
Handbook Preparation, 1969

Includes files for Association handbook

Box 926
Guide Contributions, 1965
Box 926
Foreign Student Screening Project (FSSP), 1964-1965
Box 926
Old Photographs, 1958-1965 and undated

Includes photographs of past prominent members of the Association

Box 926
Photographs for 100th Anniversary of the AEA, 1986

Includes photograph of Verein fur Socialpolitik members at 1928 meeting sent to the AEA as an anniversary present. Photograph includes Gerhard Colm, Friedrich Hayek, Fritz Machlup, Ludwig Mises, and Hans Neisser, among others

Box 926
French Statistical Society Medal, undated

Includes bronze medallion commemorating membership in the society

Box 926
Newspaper Articles, 1954-1969

Includes various newspaper clippings about economists

Box 926
Committee on Research and Publications, 1964-1967
Box 926
Foreign Student Screening Project (FSSP), 1965-1970
(5 folders)
Box 926
Foreign Student Screening Project (FSSP), 1967
Box 927
Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession (CSWEP), 1980-1985
(10 folders)

Includes documents for CSWEP activities at annual conference, budgets, meetings, membership, liaison to the Econometric Society, and surveys of women in economics

Box 927
Newsletter Master Copies, 1974-1986
Box 927
Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession (CSWEP), 1978-1984
(14 folders)

Includes documents for CSWEP activities at annual conference, rosters, newsletters, and correspondence

Box 928
Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession (CSWEP), 1979-1984
(13 folders)

Includes documents for CSWEP activities at annual conference, correspondence, and other meetings

Box 929
Budget Committee, 1977-1980
Box 930
American Economic Review, 1970-1977
(2 folders)
Box 930
Lifetime Member Contributions, 1976-1980
Box 930
Papers and Proceedings, 1975-1976
(2 folders)

Includes documents related to Papers and Proceedings issues of American Economic Review

Box 930
Executive Committee, 1973-1981
Box 930
Kingsport Press, 1983-1984

Includes orders for issues of Journal of Economic Literature

Box 930
American Economic Review: Clower, 1980-1984
(2 folders)

Includes correspondence about journal budget

Box 930
American Economic Review: Ashenfelter, 1984

Includes correspondence about editorial board membership

Box 930
Executive Committee, 1973-1983
(4 folders)
Box 930
Executive Committee, 1979-1984 and undated
(9 folders)
Box 931
Executive Committee, 1974-1985
(5 folders)
Box 932
Committee on Economic Education, 1983-1984
Box 932
Committee on Economic Education, 1978-1982
Box 932A
Committee on Editorships, 1976
Box 932A
Census Advisory Committee, 1970-1984
(3 folders)
Box 932A
Committee on Computerization, 1975-1975
Box 933
Carter Committee, 1976

Includes documents related to Carter's presidential campaign and economic policy

Box 933
Budget and Planning Committee, 1971-1984
(2 folders)
Box 933
Advisory Committee on the Structure of the Profession, 1971-1972
Box 933
Advisory Committee on Studies of the Labor Market for Economists, 1974-1978
Box 933
Select Committee on Afro-American Affairs, 1975-1976

Includes documents related to meeting scheduling

Box 933
Committee on the Education and Training of Minority Group Economists, 1970-1974
(2 folders)

Includes committee reports and correspondence related to committee business

Box 933
Ad Hoc Committee to Review New Proposed Standard Occupational Classification System, 1976-1980
Box 933
Advisory Committee on Clearinghouse for Research in Economics, 1970-1984
Box 933
Ad Hoc Committee on Publishing Contracts, 1979-1982
Box 933
Social Science Research Council, 1970-1983

Includes documents pertaining to association relationship with the Social Science Research Council

Box 933
Advisory Committee to National Commission on Employment and Unemployment Statistics, 1978-1981
Box 934
Ad Hoc Committee on Publication, 1982-1983
Box 934
Advisory Committee on Historical Diplomatic Documentation (State Department), 1981

Includes documents related to Association's nomination of a member to serve on advisory committee to the US Department of State

Box 934
Committees - Miscellaneous, 1976-1979

Includes correspondence related to various Association committees

Box 934
Committee Appointments - Miscellaneous, 1970-1976

Includes correspondence related to appointments to various Association committees

Box 934
Ad Hoc Committee on Evaluating Minority Recruitment, 1978-1979
Box 934
Summer Program for Minority Students, 1982
Box 934
Committee on the Status of Minority Groups, 1972-1982

Includes documents for committee appointments and activities related to expanding recruitment and opportunities for members of minority groups in the economics profession

Box 934
Committee on US-China Exchanges, 1975-1980
Box 934
Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession (CSWEP), 1981-1984
(2 folders)

Includes newsletters, annual report, and correspondence

Box 934
Committee on US-Soviet Exchanges, 1975-1984
(2 folders)
Box 934
Fritz Machlup Presidential Address, 1966
Box 935
Item RL00033-RR-0001
Gotfried Haberler Presidential Address, 1963
Box 935
Item RL00033-RR-0002
AEA, undated
Box 935
Item RL00033-RR-0003
Presidential Address and Business Meeting, 1977
Box 935
Item RL00033-RR-0004
AEA, undated
Box 935
Item RL00033-RR-0005
James Tobin, Richard T. Ely Lecture (Tape 1), 1963
Box 935
Item RL00033-RR-0006
James Tobin, Richard T. Ely Lecture (Tape 2), 1963
Box 935
Item RL00033-RR-0007
Committee on Policy Communication, 1971-1973
Box 936
Committee on Hiring Practices, 1972-1974
Box 936
Committee on the Journals: American Economic Review and Journal of Economic Literature, 1973-1974
Box 936
Nominating Committee, 1970-1984
(6 folders)
Box 936
Executive Committee, 1981-1983
Box 936
Executive Committee, 1983-1985
(5 folders)
Box 937
Committee on Political Discrimination, 1975-1984
(3 folders)
Box 937
Committee on Political Discrimination, 1975-1978
Box 938
Committee on Publications, 1974-1982
(3 folders)
Box 938
Committee on the History of the AEA, 1975-1976
Box 938
Finance Committee, 1970-1984
(3 folders)
Box 938
Committee on Elections, 1970-1984
(3 folders)
Box 938
Insurance Committee, 1972-1973
(2 folders)
Box 939
Journal of Economic Literature, 1971-1973
(2 folders)
Box 939
Vacancies and Applications, 1973

Includes documents related to job postings

Box 939
Papers and Proceedings, 1973-1974
(2 folders)
Box 939
Committee on Publications, 1971-1973
(3 folders)
Box 939
Pareto Project, 1970-1971
(3 folders)

Includes documents related to publication of Vilfredo Pareto's collected papers in English

Box 939
Pareto Project, 1964-1970
(4 folders)

Includes documents related to publication of Vilfredo Pareto's collected papers in English

Box 940
Committee on Computerization, 1969-1971
(2 folders)
Box 940
Committee on US-Soviet Exchanges, 1973-1983
(3 folders)
Box 940
Rockefeller Foundation, 1957-1959

Includes files related to grant for publishing Association journals

Box 941
Ritter Fund, 1952-1958

Includes files related to reprinting articles from the American Economic Review

Box 941
American Economic Review, 1961-1970
Box 941
Arthur Andersen Co., 1969-1980

Includes files related to Association finances

Box 941
Asia Foundation, 1970-1979
(10 folders)

Includes files related to grant funding to expand participation of Asian economists and students in Association

Box 941
Asia Foundation, 1966-1971
(3 folders)
Box 942
American Economic Review, 1961-1974
(3 folders)
Box 942
Nominating Committee, 1972-1978
(2 folders)
Box 942
Committee on Elections, 1970-1980
(4 folders)
Box 942
Census Advisory Committee, 1965-1969
Box 942
Committee on Policy Communication, 1972
Box 943
Committee on Quantitative Data, 1968
Box 943
Committee on Research and Publications, 1970
Box 943
Committee on the Revision of Handbook, 1969
Box 943
Committee on Computerization, 1974
Box 943
Committee on the Status of Minority Groups in the Economics Profession, 1974-1979
(6 folders)

Includes information on summer program for minority students in economics and documents related to grant funding

Box 943
Employment Register, 1963-1972
Box 943
Executive Committee, 1972-1973
Box 944
Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession (CSWEP), 1972-1977
(2 folders)
Box 944
Secretary-Treasurer's Personal Files, 1973-1975
Box 944
Encyclopedia of Economics, 1979-1981
Box 944
Epsilon, 1977-1984

Includes documents related to adopting automated membership system

Box 944
Ethical Standards, 1970-1984
(2 folders)

Includes correspondence discussing possible adoption of ethical standards in the economics profession

Box 944
Federal Agencies, 1974-1976

Includes correspondence with federal agencies

Box 944
Connecticut College, 1977-1978

Includes correspondence related to AEA Visiting Professors program

Box 944
Consortium of Professional Associations for the Study of Teacher Improvement Programs (Conpass), 1970-1972
Box 945
R.R. Donnelley, 1977-1978

Includes documents for agreement to publish Association handbook

Box 945
Opportunities for Economists, 1979

Includes correspondence related to job opportunities for undergraduate economics majors

Box 945
Education, 1971-1979

Includes documents related to improving undergraduate economics teaching

Box 945
Education and World View Project, 1979

Includes routine correspondence

Box 945
Federal Trade Commission, 1974

Includes routine correspondence

Box 945
Committee on the Status of Minority Groups in the Economics Profession, 1974-1978

Includes documents related to Ford Foundation funding of Association summer program

Box 945
Foreign Translation Series, 1969-1974

Includes correspondence related to publishing translated texts

Box 945
Group Insurance, 1979-1983

Includes materials for group insurance offers to the Association

Box 945
Hertz Contract, 1981-1983

Includes materials for group discount for members of the Association

Box 945
Insurance Committee, 1973-1976
Box 945
Integrity in Federal Statistical Services, 1973

Includes correspondence about maintaining integrity in hiring practices for federal agencies

Box 945
Investment Information, 1978

Includes information related to investment returns

Box 945
Richard D. Irwin, Inc., 1975-1980

Includes documents related to Association publications

Box 945
Johnson Reprint Corp, 1980-1982

Includes correspondence related to reprinting back issues of Association journals

Box 946
Leontief Resolution, 1978

Includes correspondence related to relationships with economists in other countries

Box 946
Lockheed, 1977-1980

Includes agreement for developing database for Journal of Economic Literature

Box 946
McPhee, 1975-1978
(2 folders)

Includes correspondence related to Barbara McPhee serving as an independent contractor related to the ASSA

Box 946
Mailing Lists, 1972-1976
Box 946
Mailing Wrappers, 1971-1972
Box 946
Management International Inc., 1971-1972

Includes correspondence related to location of ASSA meetings

Box 946
National Endowment for the Humanities, 1981-1982
Box 946
Pareto Project, 1971-1973

Includes documents related to publication of Vilfredo Pareto's collected papers in English

Box 946
Pending, 1975

Includes routine correspondence

Box 946
Placement Officers Questionnaire, 1976

Includes correspondence related to to Association and department placement officers

Box 946
Placement Service, 1976-1983

Includes correspondence related to Association job placement service

Box 946
Postmaster - Correspondence, 1970-1980

Includes correspondence related to Association mailing

Box 946
Meeting Planners, 1975-1976

Includes correspondence related to location of ASSA meetings

Box 946
Reynolds Securities, 1976

Includes correspondence related to finances

Box 946
Royalties, 1973-1981

Includes correspondence related to reprinting articles

Box 946
San Jose, 1974-1975

Includes correspondence related to Department of Economics at San Jose State University appeals to Association for support in dealing with university administration

Box 946
Science Press, 1976-1977

Includes correspondence for publication of Association journals

Box 946
JAIPress, 1982-1983

Includes correspondence for publication of Association journals

Box 946
Committee on the Status of Minority Groups in the Economics Profession, 1976

Includes documents related to summer program funded by the Smith Richardson Foundation

Box 947
State National Bank, 1970-1978

Includes routine correspondence

Box 947
Visiting Scholars Program, 1971-1982 and undated
(7 folders)
Box 947
Fels - General, 1975

Includes routine correspondence involving Association Secretary-Treasurer Rendigs Fels

Box 947
American Council of Learned Societies, 1972
(2 folders)

Includes correspondence with the Association Executive Committee

Box 947
American Council of Learned Societies, 1970-1974
(4 folders)

Includes correspondence with the Association Executive Committee

Box 948
Legal Counsel, 1970-1972

Includes routine correspondence

Box 948
Economics Institute, 1970-1974
(3 folders)
Box 948
Editors' Luncheon, 1969-1971
(3 folders)

Includes correspondence related to meeting of editors of various journals in economics

Box 949
Executive Committee, 1971-1974
(7 folders)
Box 949
Executive Committee, 1970-1971
(4 folders)
Box 950
National Research Council, 1966-1970
Box 950
National Science Foundation, 1971-1973

Includes correspondence about foundation procedures and national register of scientific personnel

Box 950
Other Associations, 1958-1975

Includes correspondence with other professional associations

Box 950
Miscellaneous Lists, undated
(2 folders)

Includes various lists of participants in unnamed meetings, events, and other Association business

Box 950
Augustus M. Kelley, 1953-1971

Includes correspondence related to Association publications

Box 950
Joint Council on Economic Education, 1964-1970

Includes correspondence related to status of economics education

Box 951
Insurance, 1972

Includes correspondence about proposed insurance program for Association members

Box 951
Committee on Research and Publications, 1955-1971
(4 folders)
Box 951
Index of Economics Journals, 1937-1970
(4 folders)

Includes correspondence related to indexing articles in prominent economics journals

Box 951
National Science Foundation, 1970

Includes mailing materials for Association members

Box 951
Committee on Elections, 1972
Box 951
Photographs, undated

Includes photographs of prominent economists such as James Duesenberry, Robert Heilbroner, Walter Heller, Lawrence Klein, and Richard Ruggles

Box 951
Alphabetical Correspondence: A-I, 1960-1969
(2 folders)

Includes routine correspondence of the Secretary-Treasurer

Box 951
Alphabetical Correspondence: J-Z, 1960-1968
(2 folders)

Includes routine correspondence of the Secretary-Treasurer

Box 952
Asia Foundation, 1961-1970
(2 folders)

Includes correspondence related to foundation funding of Association programs and travel grants

Box 952
National Science Foundation, 1970
Box 952
Payments Made for Use of Articles, 1962-1969
Box 952
Annual Meeting - Prepublication Volume, 1970
Box 952
Information Booklet, 1970-1971

Includes copies of Association booklet documenting publications and events

Box 952
Papers and Abstracts, 1969-1971
(3 folders)

Includes copies of papers presented at Association annual meeting and related correspondence

Box 953
Committee on Elections, 1971
Box 953
AEA Copyright, 1981-1986

Includes correspondence about copyright permissions

Box 953
Journal of Economic Literature, 1980-1984
(2 folders)
Box 953
Executive Committee, 1987-1989
Box 953
Journal of Economic Literature, 1979-1985
(9 folders)
Box 954
Journal of Economic Literature, 1980-1990
(8 folders)
Box 955
Journal of Economic Perspectives, 1987
Box 955
Executive Committee, 1979-1981
Box 955
Federal Statistics Users Conference, 1971-1983

Includes correspondence and materials related to conference

Box 956
International Economic Association, 1981-1984
(3 folders)
Box 956
Journal of Economic Literature, 1980-1991
(5 folders)
Box 956
Economics Institute, 1980-1984
(2 folders)
Box 957
Committee on US-China Exchanges, 1980-1984
Box 957
American Council on Education, 1979-1983

Includes correspondence

Box 957
American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies, 1979-1983

Includes routine correspondence

Box 957
American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1969-1985
(6 folders)

Includes correspondence related to committees on historically underrepresented minorities within Association and other routine correspondence

Box 957
Council and Other Reps., 1978-1983

Includes routine correspondence with former representatives of AEA

Box 957
Financial Statements, 1983-1989
(2 folders)
Box 957
Financial Statements, 1968-1972
Box 958
Connecticut Department of Employment Security, 1986
Box 958
Colorado Department of Employment Security, 1977-1981
Box 958
George Banta Company, 1970-1978

Includes correspondence related to publishing Association journals

Box 958
Journals - Requests, 1983

Includes correspondence related to requests for microfilm and databasing of journals

Box 958
Journal of Economic Literature, 1969-1983
(4 folders)
Box 958
Journal of Economic Literature, 1979-1985
(3 folders)
Box 959
Job Openings for Economists, 1975-1983 and undated
Box 959
Index of Economics Journals, 1969-1983

Includes correspondence related to indexing articles in prominent economics journals

Box 959
Hinshaw - General, 1977-1982
(4 folders)

Includes routine correspondence of the Secretary-Treasurer

Box 959
Hinshaw - General, 1983-1984
(3 folders)

Includes routine correspondence of the Secretary-Treasurer

Box 960
Fels - General, 1976-1984
(3 folders)

Includes routine correspondence of the Secretary-Treasurer

Box 960
AEA - General, 1983-1984
(3 folders)

Includes routine correspondence

Box 960
AEA - General, 1975-1982
(4 folders)

Includes routine correspondence

Box 961
AEA and Equal Rights Amendment, 1978
(2 folders)

Includes Tjalling Koopmans's files on AEA correspondence regarding meetings in states that had not ratified the Equal Rights Amendment

Box 961
National Institute of Education, 1984
Box 961
National Institute of Education, 1983
Box 962
National Science Foundation, 1970-1984
(5 folders)

Includes correspondence related to NSF National Registry and funding opportunities

Box 962
Consortium of Social Science Associations, 1981

Includes routine correspondence and newsletters

Box 962
Royal Economic Society, 1979-1982

Includes correspondence about arrangement to offer Journal of Economic Literature to Royal Society

Box 962
Transportation and Public Utilities Group, 1971-1976

Includes correspondence related to group within the AEA

Box 962
Modern Language Association, 1982-1983

Includes routine correspondence

Box 962
National Council for Social Studies, 1976-1980

Includes routine correspondence

Box 962
National Economic Association, 1975-1982

Includes routine correspondence with association that was formerly the Caucus of Black Economists

Box 962
National Science Foundation, 1971-1975
Box 963
National Academy of Sciences, 1970-1981

Includes correspondence related to AEA representatives to Academy

Box 963
National Leadership Conference on US-China Relations, 1976

Includes routine correspondence

Box 963
Kutish Files, 1959
(2 folders)

Includes correspondence related to possible case of plagiarism involving AEA journals

Box 963
Committee on Research and Publications, 1957-1968
(2 folders)
Box 963
American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1968
Box 963
American Council of Learned Societies, 1966
Box 963
AEA - General, 1970

Includes routine correspondence

Box 963
AEA- History, 1963-1965
Box 963
American Economic Review, 1949-1969
(4 folders)
Box 964
Annual Meeting, 1942-1968
(2 folders)

Includes expense reports

Box 964
Associated Organizations for Teacher Education, 1968

Includes routine correspondence

Box 964
Association Internationale des Sciences Economiques, 1964

Includes routine correspondence

Box 964
Banta, 1966

Includes correspondence related to publishing Association journals

Box 964
Boddy Report, 1963

Includes reports on salary scales

Box 964
Kenneth E. Boulding, 1967-1969
(2 folders)

Includes correspondence related to Executive Committee and Boulding's service as AEA President

Box 964
AEA Clearinghouse Project, 1963-1968
(2 folders)
Box 964
Committee on Academic Freedom, 1950-1961
(2 folders)
Box 964
Committee on Classification, 1966-1968
Box 964
Committee for Economic Development, 1962-1967
Box 964
Committee on Economic Education, 1955-1964
(3 folders)
Box 964
Committee on Elections, 1965-1967
(3 folders)
Box 964
Committee on Group Insurance, 1961
Box 964
Committee on Honorary Members, 1938-1965
(3 folders)
Box 964
Committee on Honors and Awards, 1965-1967
Box 964
Committee on Professional Ethics, 1961-1962
Box 964
Subscriptions, 1965

Includes receipts for AEA journal subscriptions

Box 964
Distinguished Fellows, 1966
Box 964
Executive Committee, 1968
Box 964
Executive Committee, 1968
Box 965
Milton Friedman, 1967

Includes correspondence by Friedman in his role as AEA President

Box 966
Houston, Texas, 1971

Includes correspondence about the location of the annual conference

Box 966
Fritz Machlup, 1964-1967

Includes correspondence by Machlup and others related to his role as AEA President

Box 966
Nominating Committee, 1966-1968
Box 966
Social Science Research Council, 1966
Box 966
Trip - HFW, 1967

Includes documents related to travel plans of Secretary-Treasurer Harold F. Williamson

Box 966
Papers of Historical Interest, 1969 and undated

Includes unsorted documents and correspondence related to AEA business

Box 966
Letters to be Written, 1961-1964

Includes routine correspondence

Box 966
Lists of Books and Publications, 1957

Includes correspondence with George Banta Co. about Association publications

Box 966
Chicago 1968 - Letters Agreeing with the Decision of KEB to hold the Meetings in Chicago, 1968
(2 folders)

Includes correspondence approving of Kenneth E. Boulding's announcement about the location of the annual conference

Box 966
Chicago 1968 - Boycott, 1968

Includes correspondence by AEA members notifying Kenneth E. Boulding that they intend to boycott the annual conference if held in Chicago

Box 966
Chicago 1968 - Letters Requesting that the 1968 Meetings be Moved from Chicago, 1968

Include correspondence to Kenneth E. Boulding requesting the annual conference not be held in Chicago

Box 966
Chicago 1968 - Boycott, 1968

Includes correspondence related to potential boycott of annual conference

Box 967
Chicago 1968 - Correspondence, 1968

Includes correspondence about annual conference

Box 967
American Council of Learned Societies, 1967
Box 967
American Economic Review, 1967
Box 967
A.W. Coats, 1965-1970

Includes correspondence about Coats writing a monograph on the history of the AEA and his visiting Secretary-Treasurer Harold Williamson

Box 967
Committee on Economic Education, 1966-1968
Box 967
Distinguished Fellows, 1965
Box 967
Journal of Economic Abstracts, 1963-1967
Box 967
Economics Institute, 1968-1972
(3 folders)

Includes correspondence, reports, and supporting materials

Box 967
Receipts, 1970-1971

Includes receipts for Association expenses

Box 967
Executive Committee, 1939-1944
Box 967
Executive Committee, 1962-1970
Box 968
Finance Committee, 1970
Box 968
Ford Foundation, 1951-1967

Includes correspondence related to grant funding for AEA activities

Box 968
International Economic Association, 1960-1968
Box 968
National Science Foundation, 1965

Includes materials related to National Register

Box 968
Participating Societies and Record Center, 1964-1968

Includes correspondence related to other associations participating in National Register

Box 968
Joseph J. Spengler, 1963-1966

Includes correspondence by Spengler and others in his role as AEA President

Box 968
Committee on Travel Grants, 1958-1965
(2 folders)
Box 968
Pareto Project, 1971-1973

Includes documents related to publication of Vilfredo Pareto's collected papers in English

Box 968
Pareto Project, 1969-1971
(4 folders)

Includes documents related to publication of Vilfredo Pareto's collected papers in English

Box 969
Committee on Research and Publications, 1963-1970
(9 folders)

Includes documents related to publications on agricultural economics, English works available in other languages, macroeconomics, Vilfredo Pareto, price theory, and economic history

Box 969
Committee on Research and Publications, 1945-1970
(13 folders)
Box 970
Committee on Research and Publications, 1951-1968
(5 folders)
Box 971
Committee on Economic Abstracts, 1960-1962
Box 971
Committee on Freedom of Teaching, Research, and Publication in Economics, 1953
Box 971
Ford Foundation, 1959-1967
(2 folders)

Includes documents related to funding Association activities

Box 971
Reading Series, 1964-1967

Includes routine correspondence with Richard D. Irwin publishers

Box 971
American Economic Review, 1970
Box 971
Index of Economics Journals, 1963-1966
Box 971
Midwest Economics Association, 1983

Includes routine correspondence

Box 971
Italian Economic Society, 1982

Includes routine correspondence

Box 971
American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Standing Committee on Transportation, 1971-1977
(2 folders)

Includes correspondence related to inter-society committee

Box 971
Indian Economic Association, 1978-1979

Includes routine correspondence

Box 972
Higher Education Research Institute, 1976

Includes correspondence about request to endorse research

Box 972
German Economic Society, 1981-1982
Box 972
Asia Foundation, 1984
Box 972
Association of American Colleges, 1979

Includes correspondence on proposed joint statement to Congress on basic research

Box 972
Association of American Publishers, 1976

Includes routine correspondence

Box 972
Economic History Association, 1982-1983
Box 972
Economics Institute, 1976-1982
(3 folders)
Box 972
American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1976-1983

Includes correspondence congratulating Association members elected to Academy

Box 972
American Association of Junior Colleges, 1970-1972

Includes routine correspondence

Box 972
American Association of University Professors, 1968-1979

Includes AAUP documents and publications

Box 972
American Meteorological Society, 1980-1981

Includes correspondence about cosponsoring a symposium

Box 972
American Political Science Association, 1971-1984

Includes routine inter-society correspondence

Box 972
American Psychological Association, 1983

Includes routine inter-society correspondence

Box 972
American Sociological Association, 1982-1984

Includes routine inter-society correspondence

Box 972
American Statistical Association, 1971-1983

Includes routine inter-society correspondence

Box 972
Relationships with Other Associations, 1972-1984

Includes routine inter-society correspondence

Box 973
Fritz Machlup, 1976-1977

Includes correspondence about references and databasing information

Box 973
Walter W. Heller, 1974

Includes files related to role as past-president of the AEA

Box 973
Robert Aaron Gordon, 1975

Includes files related to role as past-president of the AEA

Box 973
Franco Modigliani, 1976

Includes files related to role as past-president of the AEA

Box 973
Lawrence R. Klein, 1977

Includes files related to role as past-president of the AEA

Box 973
Jacob Marshak, 1978

Includes files related to role as past-president of the AEA

Box 973
Tjalling C. Koopmans, 1978

Includes files related to role as past-president of the AEA

Box 973
Archives, 1971-1982

Includes correspondence about materials in Association archives

Box 973
Directory of Members, 1978
(3 folders)

Includes correspondence about directory and questionnaire

Box 973
Data from 1978 Directory Questionnaire, 1978
(2 folders)

Includes printouts of data

Box 974
Equal Rights Amendment, 1978-1979
(2 folders)

Includes AEA correspondence regarding meetings in states that had not ratified the Equal Rights Amendment

Box 974
National Archives Advisory Council, 1968-1983

Includes correspondence about AEA representatives to council

Box 974
Joint Committee with Association of American Law Schools, 1970-1977

Includes inter-society correspondence

Box 974
Ad Hoc Committee to Consider and Recommend Center Activities, 1980
Box 975
UNESCO, 1980-1983
(2 folders)

Includes correspondence about AEA representatives to UNESCO

Box 975
Policy Board of the Journal of Consumer Research, 1978-1983

Includes correspondence about AEA representatives

Box 975
National Bureau of Economic Research, 1971-1980
(2 folders)
Box 975
International Economic Association, 1977-1980
(5 folders)
Box 975
Walter J. Johnson, 1962-1964

Includes correspondence about publishing AEA journals

Box 975
International Economic Association, 1972-1978
(4 folders)
Box 976
Committee on Economic Education, 1968-1980
(4 folders)
Box 976
Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession (CSWEP), 1972-1981
(6 folders)

Includes correspondence, newsletters, and roster of women economists

Box 977
Economics Institute, 1975-1976
(5 folders)
Box 977
Committee on Political Discrimination, 1974-1981
(20 folders)

Includes correspondence about studying political discrimination in the economics profession

Box 978
Committee on Political Discrimination, 1973-1980
(9 folders)
Box 979
Oversize Folder 1, 1949

Includes photograph of lunch session from 1949 AEA meeting featuring Paul Douglas as the lunch speaker

Oversize-folder 1
AEA Executive Committee, 1969-1982
Box 981-986
Historical data files, 1971-1974
Box 987
Historical data subject files, 1972-1974

Includes correspondence from other economic associations; committee business and future; Ford Foundation funding proposal (1973); correspondence regarding discrimination cases (Edna Maynard Gott); and hiring practices committee.

Box 988
Correspondence, 1972-1973

Includes questionnaires.

Box 989
Roster and correspondence, 1972-1974
Box 990
Correspondence, 1974-1975
Box 991
1975 conference at Wellesley College and 1974 survey

Includes Wellesley Center for the Study of Women in Higher Education and the Professions.

Box 992
Correspondence, 1975-1977
Box 993
Budget and CSWEP committee reports, 1972-1977
Box 994
CSWEP reports, 1973-1976

Includes reports by Sonia Pressman, Sonia P. Fuentes, George J. Stigler, Elizabeth Clayton, David M. Gordon, the Boulding-Treagar Report in the AER, and various CSWEP reports.

Box 995
CSWEP meetings at Wellesley College and in New York, San Francisco, Washington, DC, and Atlantic City, 1973-1977
Box 996
Meetings and reports, minutes and correspondence, 1978-1979
Box 997
Meetings and reports, proposals for CSWEP sessions at AEA meetings, 1974-1987
Box 998
Correspondence and annual reports, 1980-1987
Box 999
Correspondence, 1988-1989
Box 1000
Annual report and meetings, 1988-1989
Box 1001
Meetings, 1989-1992

Includes CSWEP sessions.

Box 1002
Board members, meetings, and meeting minutes, 1985-1989
Box 1003
Board meetings and meeting minutes, 1989-1991
Box 1004
Correspondence, 1990-1991
Box 1005
Budget, 1984-1991
Box 1006
Miscellaneous subject files, A-R, 1974-1988

Includes information on careers for women and careers for women in economics; financial aid; newsletter editorial policy; Federation of Organizations for Professional Women (FOPW); National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER); National Science Foundation (NSF); New York Women Economists; questionnaire results (1974-1989); and research project on women Ph.D. economists, data, proposal, correspondence (1986-1988).

Box 1007
Miscellaneous subject files, R-W; membership data, 1981-1989

Includes rosters (1983, 1985, 1987); Roster of Women in Agricultural Economics (1984); correspondence regarding salaries; textbook project; and membership data (1981-1985, including floppy disks 014-015).

The contents of disks 014 and 015 have been migrated to the electronic records server. A disk directory log is available. Contact Research Services for assistance.

Box 1008
Membership data, 1985-1987
Box 1009
Abstracts for papers, 1987-1992
Box 1010
Newsletters, 1972-1984

Includes newsletter issues and job opportunities.

Box 1011
Newsletters, 1985-1987

Includes newsletter issues, correspondence, and articles and clippings for inclusion in newsletter.

Box 1012
Newsletters, 1988-1991
Box 1013
Newsletters, 1991-1992 Winter

Includes floppy disk 010, Winter 1992.

The contents of disk 010 have been migrated to the electronic records server. A disk directory log is available. Contact Research Services for assistance.

Box 1014
Newsletters, 1992 Spring-1993 Spring/Summer

Includes floppy disks 001 (newsletter labels, 1992), 012 (Spring 1992), 009 (Fall 1992), 005-006 (Spring 1993).

The contents of disks 001, 012, 009, and 005-006 have been migrated to the electronic records server. A disk directory log is available. Contact Research Services for assistance.

Box 1015
Newsletters, miscellaneous, 1977-1991 and undated

Includes floppy disk 013 (undated).

The contents of disk 013 have been migrated to the electronic records server. A disk directory log is available. Contact Research Services for assistance.

Box 1016-1017
CSWEP meetings and meeting minutes, reports, correspondence, and other office files, 1989-1991

Includes CSWEP sessions at AEA meetings.

Box 1018
CSWEP Meetings and meeting minutes, reports and annual reports, correspondence, and other office files, 1991-1992

Includes CSWEP sessions at AEA meetings and floppy disks 011 (1992), 008 (1991 June 19-1992 Jan. 16), 007 (1992 Jan. 16-1992 May 14), and 004 (1992 May 15-1992 Dec. 21).

The contents of disks 011, 008, 007, and 004 have been migrated to the electronic records server. A disk directory log is available. Contact Research Services for assistance.

Box 1019-1020
CSWEP Meetings and meeting minutes, reports and annual reports, correspondence, and other office files, 1993

Includes CSWEP sessions at AEA meetings and floppy disks 003 (1992 Dec. 21-1993 Mar. 26) and 002 (1993 March 26).

The contents of disks 003 and 002 have been migrated to the electronic records server. A disk directory log is available. Contact Research Services for assistance.

Box 1021
Published books and reports on women and education and occupations, 1973-1987
Box 1022
R. Blank CSWEP materials, 1994-1996
Box 1023-1024
Accounts Receivable
Cash receipts, 1970-1981
Box 1025-1030
Miscellaneous, 1962-1970
Box 1031-1033
Guide sales, 1965-1969
Box 1034-1035
Cash disbursements, 1957-1987
Box 1036-1039
Payroll records, 1951-1988
Box 1040-1049
General ledger books, 1963-1987
Box 1050-1053
Audit, investment, and project ledgers, 1958-1969
Box 1054
Member cards, 1900-1975
Box 1055-1125
Microfilm
(48 rolls)

Includes AER vols. 40-65 and vols. 68-70; JEL vols. 8-13 and 16-18; JE Abstracts vols. 2-6; ACLS Parts 1 and 2 (2 rolls each); and JE Perspectives, vol. 2.

Box 1126-1128
Photographs
Box 1129
Black-and-white photograph of a group taken at an unidentified meeting, undated
((39"x10"))
Oversize-folder 1

2. Accession (2001-0082)

Addition (2001-0082) (4000 items, 9.6 linear feet; dated 1998-1999) includes records for the American Economic Review, including correspondence and referee files for rejected and withdrawn articles (1998), accepted articles (1999), and papers and proceedings (1999).

Processing Note: The materials in this accession arrived without folders. They have been placed in acid-free folders in their original order, but the folders themselves are not intellectually significant.

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from AEA required for access to materials less than fifty years old.

AER Rejects, A-B, 1998
Box 1
AER Rejects, B-D, 1998
Box 2
AER Rejects, D-H, 1998
Box 3
AER Rejects, H-L, 1998
Box 4
AER Rejects, L-N, 1998
Box 5
AER Rejects, N-R, 1998
Box 6
AER Rejects, R-S, and Withdrawn, 1998
Box 7
AER Rejects, T-W, and Withdrawn, 1998
Box 8
AER Rejects, T-V, 1998
Box 9
AER Acceptances, 1999 March
Box 9-10
AER Papers and Proceedings, 1999 May
Box 10-11
AER Acceptances, 1999 June
Box 12-13
AER Acceptances, 1999 September
Box 13-15
AER Acceptances, 1999 December
Box 15-16

3. Accession (2002-0215)

Addition (2002-0215) (21000 items, 33.4 linear feet; dated 1999-2001) contains Records for the American Economic Review, including editorial correspondence, referee reports, and manuscripts for rejected articles (1999-2000) and accepted articles (March-December 2001) and papers and proceedings (2000-2001). There are also 37 electronic documents on one floppy disk. The electronic documents have been transferred to the electronic records server.

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from AEA required for access to materials less than fifty years old.

AER Rejects, A-B, 1999
Box 1
AER Rejects, B-C, 1999
Box 2
AER Rejects, C-F, 1999
Box 3
AER Rejects, G-H, 1999
Box 4
AER Rejects, H-K, 1999
Box 5
AER Rejects, K-M, 1999
Box 6
AER Rejects, M-O, 1999
Box 7
AER Rejects, O-R, 1999
Box 8
AER Rejects, R-S, 1999
Box 9
AER Rejects, S-W, 1999
Box 10
AER Rejects, W-Z, 1999
Box 11
AER Rejects, A, 2000
Box 11
AER Rejects, A, 2000
Box 12
AER Rejects, A-B, 2000
Box 13
AER Rejects, B, 2000
Box 14
AER Rejects, B-C, 2000
Box 15
AER Rejects, C, 2000

Disk 001 removed from Box 17 and its contents migrated to the Special Collections Server. A disk directories log exists. Contact Reasearch Services staff.

Box 16-17
AER Rejects, C-D, 2000
Box 18
AER Rejects, D-E, 2000
Box 19
AER Rejects, E-F, 2000
Box 20
AER Rejects, F-G, 2000
Box 21
AER Rejects, G, 2000
Box 22
AER Rejects, G-H, 2000
Box 23
AER Rejects, H, 2000
Box 24
AER Rejects, H-I, 2000
Box 25
AER Rejects, I-K, 2000
Box 26
AER Rejects, K, 2000
Box 27
AER Rejects, K-L, 2000
Box 28
AER Rejects, L, 2000
Box 29
AER Rejects, L-M, 2000
Box 30
AER Rejects, M, 2000
Box 31
AER Rejects, M-N, 2000
Box 32
AER Rejects, N-P, 2000
Box 33
AER Rejects, P, 2000
Box 34
AER Rejects, P-R, 2000
Box 35
AER Rejects, R-S, 2000
Box 36
AER Rejects, S, 2000
Box 37-39
AER Rejects, S-T, 2000
Box 40
AER Rejects, T-W, 2000
Box 41
AER Rejects, W, 2000
Box 42
AER Rejects, W-Z, 2000
Box 43
AER Rejects, Z, 2000
Box 44
AER Acceptances, 2000 March
Box 44
AER Acceptances, 2000 June
Box 44
AER Acceptances, 2000 September
Box 44
AER Acceptances, 2000 March (cont.)
Box 45
AER Acceptances, 2000 June (cont.)
Box 45
AER Acceptances, 2000 September (cont.)
Box 45
AER Acceptances, 2000 March (cont.)
Box 46
AER Acceptances, 2000 June (cont.)
Box 46
AER Acceptances, 2000 September (cont.)
Box 46
AER Acceptances, 2000 March (cont.)
Box 47
AER Acceptances, 2000 June (cont.)
Box 47
AER Acceptances, 2000 September (cont.)
Box 47
AER Acceptances, 2000 December
Box 47
AER Acceptances, 2001 March
Box 47
AER Acceptances, 2000 December (cont.)
Box 48
AER Acceptances, 2001 March (cont.)
Box 48
AER Acceptances, 2000 December (cont.)
Box 49
AER Acceptances, 2001 March (cont.)
Box 49
AER Acceptances, 2001 June
Box 49
AER Acceptances, 2001 September
Box 49
AER Acceptances, 2001 December
Box 49
AER Acceptances, 2001 June
Box 50-52
AER Acceptances, 2001 September
Box 50-52
AER Acceptances, 2001 December
Box 50-52
Papers and Proceedings, 2000
Box 53
Papers and Proceedings, 2000 (cont.)
Box 54
Papers and Proceedings, 2001
Box 55
Papers and Proceedings, 2001 (cont.)
Box 56

4. Accession (2003-0250)

42 boxes

Addition (2003-0250) (15750 items, 25.2 lin. ft.; dated 1996-2002) is closed to researchers. Collection contains records for the American Economic Review, including editorial correspondence, referee reports, and manuscripts for rejected articles (primarily 2001 and 2002) and accepted articles (2002).

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from the American Economics Association is required for 50 years. Please see Research Services with questions.

5. Accession (2004-0007)

18 boxes

Addition (2004-0007) (5250 items, 10.8 lin. ft.; dated 1950-2002) consists of general and committee files from the AEA administrative office; Elton Hinshaw's files as the association's secretary-treasurer (ca. 1983-late 1990s); printed programs for annual meetings (1950-2001); agendas and supporting documents for executive committee meetings (ca. 1992-1997); and a 2002 membership directory (in print and on CD-Rom). Also includes files on the Committee on Graduate Education (ca. 1988-1991) and the Committee on the Status of Minority Groups (ca. 1986-2001).

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from the American Economics Association is required for 50 years. Please see Research Services with questions.

6. Accession (2004-0039)

11 boxes

Addition (2004-0039) (4125 items; 6.6 lin. ft.; dated 2001) consists of files of rejected articles (2001) from the American Economic Review, including correspondence, referee reports, and manuscripts.

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from the American Economics Association is required for 50 years. Please see Research Services with questions.

7. Accession (2004-0092)

8 boxes

Addition (2004-0092) (3000 items; 4.8 lin. ft.; dated 2001-2003) contains files for accepted articles for 2003 issues of the American Economic Review, including the May 2003 Papers and Proceedings. Files contain typescripts of articles, correspondence, and referees' reports.

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from the American Economics Association is required for 50 years. Please see Research Services with questions.

8. Accession (2004-0132)

1 box

Addition (2004-0132) (3 items, 0.4 lin. ft.; dated 2003) consists of a printed copy (3 vols.) of the 2003 AEA membership directory.

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from the American Economics Association is required for 50 years. Please see Research Services with questions.

9. Accession (2004-0316)

57 boxes

Addition (2004-0316) (21375 items; 34.2 lin. ft.; dated 1993-2004) consists of journal records for the American Economic Review, 1993-2004, including correspondence and referee files for rejected and withdrawn articles, accepted articles, and papers and proceedings.

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from the American Economics Association is required for 50 years. Please see Research Services with questions.

10. Accession (2005-0069)

0 boxes

Addition (2005-0069) (5 items; .1 lin. ft.; dated 2004-2005) comprises a CD-R containing five electronic files for the 2004 membership directory (3 electronic files saved in different formats). Copies of the electronic documents have been transferred to the electronic records server.

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from the American Economics Association is required for 50 years. Please see Research Services with questions.

11. Accession (2006-0053)

10 boxes

Addition (2006-0053) (3,750 items, 6 lin. ft.; dated 1980-2000) includes records of the AEA Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession (CSWEP), primarily 1996-2000, including correspondence of the chair, annual reports, minutes of the Board, rosters, and files relating to CSWEP newsletters and program sessions at AEA meetings.

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from the American Economics Association is required for 50 years. Please see Research Services with questions.

12. Accession (2006-0066)

60 boxes

Addition (2006-0066) (22,025 items, 35.6 lin. ft.; dated 1962-1966, 1995-2005) features records for the American Economic Review, including correspondence and referee reports regarding papers rejected for publication, primarily 2001-2004. Also includes Local Arrangements Reports for conventions of the Allied Social Science Association, 1962-1966.

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from the American Economics Association is required for 50 years. Please see Research Services with questions.

13. Accession (2007-0084 and 2007-0085)

17 boxes

Additions (2007-0084 and 2007-0085) (7500 items, 10.0 lin. ft.; dated 2004-2006) contain records for the American Economic Review, including drafts, correspondence, and referee reports for articles dated 2004-2006. Also included is the AEA member directory for 2006.

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from the American Economics Association is required for 50 years. Please see Research Services with questions.

14. Accession (2007-0089 and 2007-0090)

90 boxes

Additions (2007-0089 and 2007-0090) (2500 items, 3.4 lin. ft.; dated 1994-2003) contain records for the Journal of Economic Literature, and primarily includes referee reports and correspondence related to accepted articles dated 1994-2003.

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from the American Economics Association is required for 50 years. Please see Research Services with questions.

15. Accession (2008-0066)

1 box

Addition (08-066) (8 items, .6 lin. ft.; dated 2006-2007) comprises membership directories for those years. Includes two CDR's.

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from the American Economics Association is required for 50 years. Please see Research Services with questions.

16. Accession (2008-0239)

6 boxes

Addition (2008-0239) (2250 items; 3.6 lin. ft.; dated 2008) contains records for the American Economic Review, including drafts, correspondence, and referee reports for articles submitted for publication for vol. 98, issues 1-4 (March-Sept. 2008).

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from the American Economics Association is required for 50 years. Please see Research Services with questions.

17. Accession (2008-0269)

2 boxes

Addition (2008-0269) (1575 items; 2.1 lin. ft.; dated 2005) contains records for the Journal of Economic Literature, including referee reports and drafts of accepted articles for issues in 2005.

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from the American Economics Association is required for 50 years. Please see Research Services with questions.

Journal of Economic Literature, June 2005
Box 1
Journal of Economic Literature, March 2005
Box 1
Journal of Economic Literature, September 2005
Box 1
Journal of Economic Literature, September 2005
Box 2
Journal of Economic Literature, December 2005
Box 2

18. Accession (2009-0204)

7 boxes

Addition (09-204) (7875 items; 10.5 lin. ft.; dated 2006-2008) includes files for the American Economic Review, volumes 96(2), 97(2), 97(4), 97(5), 98(2) and 98(5).

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from the American Economics Association is required for 50 years. Please see Research Services with questions.

American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 96(2), May 2006
Box 1-2
American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 97(2), May 2007
Box 3
American Economic Review, Vol. 97(4), September 2007
Box 4
American Economic Review, Vol. 97(5), December 2007
Box 5
American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 98(2), May 2008
Box 6
American Economic Review, Vol. 98(5), December 2008
Box 7

19. Accession (2011-0083)

4 boxes

Addition (2011-0083) (3525 items; 4.7 lin. ft.; dated 2005-2006) contains files for the Journal of Economic Perspectives, including unsolicited papers and proposals; e-mail correspondence; and article drafts and revisions. Not all unsolicited papers and proposals received by the JEP during these years are included; only those of some interest have been saved (for instance, if the author of the paper was particularly notable.) The bulk of the material consists of articles and proposals from 2005 and 2006, the last years before the JEP began publishing and archiving electronically. A few folders pertain to articles published after 2006. These are articles that were began before the JEP's switch to electronic, and thus some of their early files are archived on paper rather than electronically.

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from the American Economics Association is required for 50 years. Please see Research Services with questions.

Journal of Economic Perspectives Proposal List 2005
(57 folders)
Box 1
Journal of Economic Perspectives Proposal List 2006
(20 folders)
Box 1
Journal of Economic Perspectives drafts and revisions of articles published in the Spring 2005 issue
(8 folders)
Box 1
Journal of Economic Perspectives drafts and revisions of articles published in the Summer 2005 issue
(32 folders)
Box 1-2
Journal of Economic Perspectives drafts and revisions of articles published in the Winter 2005 issue
(27 folders)
Box 2-3
Journal of Economic Perspectives drafts and revisions of articles published in the Spring 2006 issue
(15 folders)
Box 3
Journal of Economic Perspectives drafts and revisions of articles published in the Summer 2006 issue
(14 folders)
Box 3
Journal of Economic Perspectives drafts and revisions of articles published in the Fall 2006 issue
(12 folders)
Box 3
Journal of Economic Perspectives drafts and revisions of articles published in the Winter 2007 issue
(12 folders)
Box 3
Journal of Economic Perspectives drafts and revisions of articles published in the Spring 2007 issue
(5 folders)
Box 3
Journal of Economic Perspectives drafts and revisions of articles published in the Summer 2007 issue
(11 folders)
Box 3
Journal of Economic Perspectives drafts and revisions of articles published in the Fall 2007 issue
(3 folders)
Box 3
Journal of Economic Perspectives drafts and revisions of articles published in the Winter 2008 issue
(2 folders)
Box 4
Journal of Economic Perspectives drafts and revisions of articles published in the Spring 2008 issue
(3 folders)
Box 4
Journal of Economic Perspectives drafts and revisions of articles published in the Summer 2008 issue
(1 folder)
Box 4
Journal of Economic Perspectives drafts and revisions of articles published in the Winter 2009 issue
(1 folder)
Box 4

20. Accession (2012-0077), 1995-1998

3 boxes

Addition (2012-0077) (4.5 lin. ft.; 3375 items; dated 1995-1998) contains files from the Journal of Economic Literature during the editorship of John Pencavel.

Conditions Governing Access note

Written permission from the American Economics Association is required for 50 years. Please see Research Services with questions.

JEL files, 1995-1998
Box 1-3
 

Historical Note

Primary professional association for economists in the United States, organized in 1885. It publishes the American Economic Review, the Journal of Economic Literature, and the Journal of Economic Perspectives.


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Provenance

The American Economic Association Records were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 2001-2009.

Processing Information

Processed by Ming Guo; Eric Hanson; Ruth E. Bryan; Michael Shumate; Alice Poffinberger

Completed August 23, 2001

Additions processed by Danielle McGregor; Alice Poffinberger; Joshua Kaiser

Last updated September 16, 2009

Encoded by Alice Poffinberger; Ruth E. Bryan; Joshua Kaiser; Meghan Lyon

This collection is unprocessed: materials have not been ordered and described beyond their original condition.