Edwin Mills (economist)


Edwin Smith Mills (born June 25, 1928) is an American economist known for his contributions to urban economics. Mills was a long-time faculty member at Johns Hopkins University (1957–1970), Princeton University (1970–1987), and Northwestern University (1987–1996).[1]

Edwin S. Mills
Born (1928-06-25) June 25, 1928 (age 93)
InstitutionsJohns Hopkins University, Princeton University, Northwestern University
FieldUrban economics
Alma materUniversity of Birmingham
Brown University
Frank Hahn
W. M. Gorman
Ryuzo Sato
Robert Higgs
Herschel Grossman
Paul Courant

A native of Collingswood, New Jersey, Mills graduated from Collingswood High School in 1946 and then served for two years as an officer with the United States Army Corps of Engineers. He attended Brown University and University of Birmingham.[2]


  1. ^ "Edwin S. Mills : CV". Faculty.kellogg.northweestern.edu. Retrieved February 4, 2022.
  2. ^ Mills, Edwin 1928-, International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences. Accessed August 7, 2019. "Edwin Smith Mills is an emeritus professor of real estate and finance at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. He was born on June 25, 1928, in Collingswood, New Jersey. After graduating from Collingswood High School in 1946, he served two years in the U.S. Army and was commissioned a second lieutenant in the Corps of Engineers."

External linksEdit

  • Website at Kellogg School of Business