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Collection Overview

Creator:
Bradford, David F., 1939-
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
David F. Bradford Papers
Repository:
Public Policy Papers
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/2n49t173p
Dates:
1939-1990
Size:
4 boxes
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-2
Language:
English German

Abstract

David F. Bradford (1939-2005) was a professor of economics and public affairs at Princeton University and served on the faculty from 1966 to 2005. His main areas of study were public finance and urban problems, and he was internationally known as an expert on taxation. Bradford's papers document his academic career and include correspondence files and conference files, as well as papers related to his research with Harry H. Kelejian, his appointment books, and biographical materials from his years as a student.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

Bradford's papers document his academic career and include correspondence files and conference files, as well as papers related to his research with Harry H. Kelejian, his appointment books, and biographical materials from his years as a student. Bradford's correspondence is largely with other scholars and includes discussions of ideas from recent papers and conferences on a wide variety of economic and government finance topics, as well as Bradford providing recommendations for former students. The papers on his research with Kelejian (1973-1975) are concerned with the topic of crop forecasting, and include copies of articles they wrote, notes for presentations they gave, and research materials, notes, and correspondence.

Collection Creator Biography:

David F. Bradford (1939-2005) was a professor of economics and public affairs at Princeton University and served on the faculty from 1966 to 2005. His main areas of study were public finance and urban problems, and he was internationally known as an expert on taxation. His later research also included developing policies to address environmental issues. Bradford also served as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy, Department of the Treasury from 1975 to 1976 and as a member of the White House Council of Economic Advisors from 1991 to 1993.

Collection History

Acquisition:

Information about how this material was acquired is not available. The material was accessioned in 2006 [ML.2006.002].

Archival Appraisal Information:

No information about appraisal is available for this collection.

Processing Information:

No information about the physical processing of this collection is available. In 2008, an EAD finding aid was created from the MARC record, and an inventory was created by Tal Eisenzweig.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. For quotations that are fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. For those few instances beyond fair use, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold the copyright and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from the Mudd Library to move forward with their use.

Credit this material:

David F. Bradford Papers; Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/2n49t173p
Location:
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345