Nebraska Authors

Campbell R. McConnell

Born 1928-06-02 Harvey, IL (USA)

Died 2019-01-05
Lincoln, NE (USA)

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction




Bachelor of Arts, 1950, Cornell College, Mount Vernon, IA
Master of Arts, 1951, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL
Ph.D, 1953, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA


Emeritus Professor Economics
Professor of Economics

Places Worked

University of Nebraska-Lincoln: 1953-1990


Distinguished Teaching Award from University of Nebraska in 1962
The James Lake Academic Freedom Award in 1991
Distinguished Faculty Award in 1994.
Honorary Doctor of Law degree from Cornell College, 1973
Distinguished Achievement Award from Cornell College, 1994


Elementary Economics, Principles, Problems and Policies. 1960.
Economics, Principles, Problems, and Policies. (1963, 2nd edition, retitled). New editions were published in 1966. 1969, 1972, 1975, 1978, 1981, 1984, 1987 and 1989.

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