Marjorie Harper

Marjorie Harper has an MA in economics and economic history from the University of Melbourne. She was employed as a tutor in economics and economic history, awarded a Rockefeller fellowship to visit the London School of Economics, MIT and Harvard and to spend some time at the International Monetary Fund. After her marriage to John Harper and until her three children finished secondary school she was a half-time senior lecturer in economic history and subsequently taught full time. Before retiring she was requested to write a biography of the public life of Sir Douglas Copland on behalf of his family.