Whitaker, Gilbert R(iley), Jr.

views updated

WHITAKER, Gilbert R(iley), Jr.

WHITAKER, Gilbert R(iley), Jr. American, b. 1931. Genres: Economics. Career: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Professor of Business Economics, 1979-, Dean, School of Business Administration, 1979-90, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, 1990-95, Senior Advisor, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, 1996-. Associate Professor of Business Economics, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1960-66; Associate Professor, 1966-67, Professor, 1967-76, and Associate Dean, Graduate School of Business Administration, 1969-76, Washington University, St. Louis; Professor and Dean, Neeley School of Business, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, 1976-78. Publications: (with M. Colberg and D. Forbush) Business Economics: Principles and Cases, 1964, 6th ed. 1981; (with R. Chisholm) Forecasting Methods, 1971. Address: School of Business Adminstration, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1234, U.S.A.

About this article

Whitaker, Gilbert R(iley), Jr.

Updated About encyclopedia.com content Print Article