Mathematicians born on this day:
1659 : Saurin |
Mathematicians who died on this day:
1648 : Mersenne |

Marin Mersenne | Haskell Curry |

Theorem of the day from Robin Whitty | Mathematician of the week |

**William Jevons** (1835 - 1882)

It is clear that Economics, if it is to be a science at all, must be a mathematical science.

*Theory of Political Economy.*

JOC/EFR April 2015
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