Johannes de Villiers Graaff
19 February 1928 |
|Institution||University of Cambridge|
|Alma mater||St John's College, Cambridge (Pd.D.)
University of Cape Town (B.A.)
Johannes de Villiers Graaff (also known as Jan de Van Graaff) is a neoclassical South African welfare economist and former chairman of Nedbank. Graaff is noted for his work on optimal savings rates and contributions to the creation of the social welfare function.
In 1951 he married Lillian Clare Thomson, daughter of Sir George Paget Thomson, and has six children with her. He is the youngest son of Sir David Graaff, 1st Baronet. His eldest brother is Sir De Villiers Graaff, 2nd Baronet.
- Fluctuations in Income Concentration, 1956, South African Journal of Economics.
- Rothbarth's `Virtual Pricing System' and the Slutsky Equation, 1947, Review of. Economic Studies, 15, 91–95
- A Note on the Relative Merit of Taxes and Subsidies, 1947, South African Journal of Economics.
- Towards an Austerity Theory of Value, 1948, South African Journal of Economics.
- On Optimum Tariff Structures, 1949, Review of. Economic Studies.
- Theoretical Welfare Economics, 1957, Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
- Equity and Efficiency as Components of the General Welfare, 1977, South African Journal of Economics.
- The Meaning of Social Efficiency by Louis Lefeber; Thomas Vietorisz – Review of Political Economy, 1465–3982, Volume 19, Issue 2, 2007, pp. 139–64
- http://www.scribd.com/doc/6943263/Growth-Theory Growth Theory, p. 107
- http://homepage.newschool.edu/het/essays/paretian/paretosocial.htm#swf The Paretian System IV – Social Welfare
- ThePeerage.com, Quoted from: (S37) Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 2, p, 1616. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
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- The History of Economic Thought – Jan de Van Graaff homepage
- Theoretical Welfare Economics: A Comment, M. W. Reder, 5 MAY 2007