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Hendrik S. Houthakker

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This person is deceased (Date: 15 Apr 2008)
First Name:Hendrik
Middle Name:S.
Last Name:Houthakker
RePEc Short-ID:pho601
Terminal Degree:1949 Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde; Universiteit van Amsterdam (from RePEc Genealogy)

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Working papers

  1. Houthakker, H.S., 1992. "Conic Distributions of Earnings and Income," Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers 1598, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research.
  2. Houthakker, H.S., 1976. "Do We Need A National Food Policy?," 1976 Annual Meeting, August 15-18, State College, Pennsylvania 283826, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  3. Hendrik S. Houthakker, 1957. "Restatement of the Theory of Normal Backwardation," Cowles Foundation Discussion Papers 44, Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University.


  1. Houthakker, Hendrik S., 2002. "Are minerals exhaustible?," The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 42(2), pages 417-421.
  2. B. Grodal & R. Sarin & K. Kikuta & H. Houthakker & C. Seidl, 2001. "Book reviews," Journal of Economics, Springer, vol. 74(1), pages 104-117, February.
  3. Pfeifenberger, Johannes P. & Houthakker, Hendrik S., 1998. "Competition to international satellite communications services1," Information Economics and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 10(4), pages 403-430, December.
  4. H. Houthakker & W. Hildenbrand & H. Nutzinger & H. Gottinger, 1995. "Book reviews," Journal of Economics, Springer, vol. 62(3), pages 324-338, October.
  5. Hendrik S. Houthakker, 1985. "The International Agenda," Eastern Economic Journal, Eastern Economic Association, vol. 11(1), pages 71-78, Jan-Mar.
  6. Houthakker, Hendrik S, 1984. "International Banking: A Survey: Comment," Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 16(4), pages 684-690, November.
  7. Houthakker, Hendrik S, 1982. "The Regulation of Financial and Other Futures Markets," Journal of Finance, American Finance Association, vol. 37(2), pages 481-491, May.
  8. Houthakker, Hendrik S., 1982. "The extension of futures trading to the financial sector," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 6(1), pages 37-47, March.
  9. Hendrik S. Houthakker, 1981. "Energy Considerations in United States Foreign Policy," Cato Journal, Cato Journal, Cato Institute, vol. 1(2), pages 313-337, Fall.
  10. Hendrik S. Houthakker, 1980. "Residential Electricity Revisited," The Energy Journal, International Association for Energy Economics, vol. 0(Number 1).
  11. Houthakker, Hendrik S., 1978. "Purchasing power parity as an approximation to the equilibrium exchange ratio," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 1(1), pages 71-75.
  12. Houthakker, H. S., 1976. "The calculation of bilateral trade patterns in a Ricardian model with intermediate products and barriers to trade," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 6(3), pages 251-288, August.
  13. H. S. Houthakker, 1976. "Do We Need a National Food Policy?," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 58(2), pages 259-269.
  14. Houthakker, Hendrik S, 1974. "Policy Issues in the International Economy of the 1970's," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 64(2), pages 138-140, May.
  15. H. S. Houthakker & Philip K. Verleger & Dennis P. Sheehan, 1974. "Dynamic Demand Analyses for Gasoline and Residential Electricity," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 56(2), pages 412-418.
  16. Hendrik Houthakker, 1972. "Thoughts on Phase II," Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Economic Studies Program, The Brookings Institution, vol. 3(1), pages 195-198.
  17. Houthakker, Hendrik S, 1972. "Are Controls the Answer?," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 54(3), pages 231-233, August.
  18. H. S. Houthakker, 1971. "Domestic Farm Policy and International Trade," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 53(5), pages 762-766.
  19. Houthakker, Hendrik S & Magee, Stephen P, 1969. "Income and Price Elasticities in World Trade," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 51(2), pages 111-125, May.
  20. Hendrik S. Houthakker, 1968. ""Realized" Farm Income: An Outmoded Concept? Reply," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 50(1), pages 156-156.
  21. Hendrik S. Houthakker, 1967. "The Great farm Tax Mystery," Challenge, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 15(3), pages 12-39, January.
  22. Houthakker, H S, 1965. "Flächensubventionen - Ein Schritt zur Lösung des Agrarproblems," German Journal of Agricultural Economics, Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin, Department for Agricultural Economics, vol. 14(08).
  23. H. S. Houthakker, 1963. "Discussion: Principles of Economic Policy, Consistent and Inconsistent: Economics of Our Present Farm Price Support Policy," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 45(2), pages 351-354.
  24. Hendrik S. Houthakker, 1962. "Should We Devalue the Dollar?," Challenge, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 11(1), pages 10-12, October.
  25. Hendrik S. Houthakker, 1962. "The Farm Problem Is Hopeless," Challenge, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 10(9), pages 6-9, June.
  26. H. S. Houthakker, 1958. "Peak Loads and Efficient Pricing: Further Comment," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 72(3), pages 463-464.
  27. H. S. Houthakker, 1957. "Mr. Newman On Revealed Preference," Oxford Economic Papers, Oxford University Press, vol. 9(2), pages 234-234.
  28. H. S. Houthakker, 1955. "On the Numerical Solution of the Transportation Problem," Operations Research, INFORMS, vol. 3(2), pages 210-214, May.
  29. H. S. Houthakker, 1955. "The Pareto Distribution and the Cobb-Douglas Production Function in Activity Analysis," Review of Economic Studies, Oxford University Press, vol. 23(1), pages 27-31.
  30. H. S. Houthakker, 1952. "Compensated Changes in Quantities and Qualities Consumed," Review of Economic Studies, Oxford University Press, vol. 19(3), pages 155-164.
  31. James Tobie & H. S. Houthakker, 1950. "The Effects of Rationing on Demand Elasticities," Review of Economic Studies, Oxford University Press, vol. 18(3), pages 140-153.


  1. Hendrik S. Houthakker, 2005. "Economics And Biology: Specialization And Speciation," World Scientific Book Chapters, in: An Inframarginal Approach To Trade Theory, chapter 2, pages 19-27, World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd..


  1. Lester D. Taylor & H.S. Houthakker, 2010. "Consumer Demand in the United States," Springer Books, Springer, number 978-1-4419-0510-9, September.
  2. Houthakker, Hendrik S. & Williamson, Peter J., 1996. "The Economics of Financial Markets," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780195044072.

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