Phillips, Alban William Housego
- Nicholas Barr
Phillips, Alban William Housego (1914–1975), economist, was born at Te Rehunga, near Dannevirke, southern Hawke's Bay, New Zealand, on 18 November 1914, the son of Harold Housego Phillips (1882–1964), a dairy farmer, and his wife, Edith Webber (1888–1972), a schoolteacher and postmistress. His route into an academic career was unorthodox. He left ...