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Taussig

[tou-sig] /ˈtaʊ sɪg/
noun
1.
Frank William, 1859–1940, U.S. economist.
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  • No happier selection for the command of this division could have been made than that of Commander Taussig.

    The Victory At Sea William Sowden Sims
  • Near Tientsin this international force saw its hardest fighting, and here Commander Taussig was wounded.

    The Victory At Sea William Sowden Sims
  • Confidence in these conclusions is much increased by a study of the views of Professor Taussig.

    The Value of Money Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  • Professor Taussig is, in his initial formulations of his doctrine, a quantity theorist.

    The Value of Money Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  • Finally, Professor Taussig recognizes a coefficient with the quantity of specie in the temper of the business community.

    The Value of Money Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  • This fixes a minimum limit (Taussig's contention), but does not at all suggest a "normal ratio" (Fisher's contention).

    The Value of Money Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  • This has been noted by Professor Taussig, and made by him an important point in the theory of crises.

    The Value of Money Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  • According to Professor Taussig, "most saving is done by the well-to-do and the rich."

    Distributive Justice

    John A. (John Augustine) Ryan
  • Mr. Taussig, a simple and unpretending man, had succeeded in establishing a substantial tannery well stocked with leather.

  • Taussig in his memorable contribution to the subject has, however, shown how untenable this theory of "equality of sacrifice" is.

Taussig in Medicine

Taussig Taus·sig (tou'sĭg), Helen. 1898-1986.

American pediatrician and embryologist noted for her work on congenital defects of the heart. With Alfred Blalock she developed the pulmonary bypass operation for the treatment of blue babies.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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