Mabel F. Timlin, 1891-1976: A Woman Economist in The World of Men

  • Marianne Gosztonyi Ainley University of Northern British Columbia
Keywords: Economists, Biographies, Postsecondary education, Timlin, Mabel (1891-1976)


Mabel Timlin, FRSC (1891-1976), was the first woman full professor of economics in Canada. During her long career at the University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, she developed a new interpretation of Keynesian economics, published books and articles on economic theory and immigration policy, and taught and influenced hundreds of students.