Nebraska Authors

Warren Simpson Thompson

Born 1887-04-29 Weeping Water, NE (USA)

Places Lived

Weeping Water, NE
Lincoln, NE
Chicago, IL
New York, NY
Oxford, OH

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Scientific; Population


Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, NE
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Columbia University, New York, NY


Director of Research in Population Problems

Places Worked

Scripps Foundation for Research in Population Problems, Miami University, OH


Population: A Study in Malthusianism. 1915.
Danger Spots in World Population. 1929.
Ratio of Children to Women in the U.S. 1920. 1929. 1931.
Population Trends in the U.S. 1933.

Contributor of Articles to: Nation's Business, Scientific Monthly, Journal of American Statistical Association, American Journal Of Sociology, American Mercury

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