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Richard W. Lindholm lectures

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.233

Scope and Contents

The collection contains the lecture series of Richard W. Lindholm, professor of Economics, entitled “General Considerations in the Formulation of Economic Policy.” The lecture series was given in nine parts beginning in November 1956 through January 1957. Parts one, four through seven, and nine, “Lectures in the Economics of Finance”, were given at the National Institute of Administration in Saigon, Vietnam. Parts two, three, and eight, “Lectures in Money and Banking”, were given at the National Institute of Administration Evening School. The lectures are bound in three parts per volume. The lectures are in English as well as Vietnamese. There are also some pages of statistics that are in French. Other lecturers include Bui-Van-Thinh of the National Bank of Vietnam and Pham-Kim-Ngoc of Bank Credit Commercial of Vietnam. Some lectures are annotated in pencil.


  • Creation: 1956 - 1957


Language of Materials

Some of the materials are in French and Vietnamese.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

Historical Note

The National Institute of Administration was a part of the Michigan State University Vietnam Project. Vietnamese civil servants were trained in modern administration techniques. The goal was to have the trainees apply their learning in order to continue the work of the project in the reorganization of the civil agencies of the government after the project ended.

Richard W. Lindholm was an Economics professor at Michigan State University.


0.1 Cubic Feet (, 3 volumes.)

Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University.

Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Richard W. Lindholm Lectures
4 Published And Cataloged
April 2003
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Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

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