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[tou-sig] /ˈtaʊ sɪg/
Frank William, 1859–1940, U.S. economist. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • This principle of joint cost, so clearly set forth by Professor Taussig, is fundamental and comprehensive.

  • Professor Taussig is, in his initial formulations of his doctrine, a quantity theorist.

    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.
  • 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.
  • Confidence in these conclusions is much increased by a study of the views of Professor Taussig.

    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.
  • But two of the conclusions which he reached conflict in a rather curious way with the statement of Professor Taussig.

  • According to Professor Taussig, "most saving is done by the well-to-do and the rich."

    Distributive Justice John A. (John Augustine) Ryan
  • I doubt if Professor Taussig meant the first half of this statement to be quite so strong.

    Readings in Money and Banking Chester Arthur Phillips
  • Mr. Taussig, a simple and unpretending man, had succeeded in establishing a substantial tannery well stocked with leather.

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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