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Allen, Sir Roy George Douglas (1906-1983), economist

Jim Thomas

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/66808
Allen, Sir Roy George Douglas (1906-1983), economist


Allen, Sir Roy George Douglas (1906-1983), economist, was born on 3 June 1906 at 24 Gladstone Street, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, but grew up in Worcester. He was the elder son of George Henry Allen, a steelworks manager, and his wife, Jessie Callcott Hill. His father was an all-England angling champion and ...

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