- Name: Emily Greene Balch
- Born: 01/08/1867
- Died: 01/09/1961 (94 years old)
- Occupation: Writer, economist, professor
- Known for: Nobel Peace Prize in 1946
Emily Greene Balch (January 8, 1867 – January 9, 1961) was an American economist, sociologist and pacifist. Balch combined an academic career at Wellesley College with a long-standing interest in social issues such as poverty, child labor, and immigration, as well as settlement work to uplift poor immigrants and reduce juvenile delinquency.
Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Death Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.
Emily Greene Balch quotes :
Industrialization based on machinery, already referred to as a characteristic of our age, is but one aspect of the revolution that is being wrought by technology.Emily Greene Balch
Those who are rooted in the depths that are eternal and unchangeable and who rely on unshakeable principles, face change full of courage, courage based on faith.Emily Greene Balch