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Abramovitz, Moses

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Born: 1912 AD
Died: 2000 AD, at 88 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Economists, Professors

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1912 - Born in Brooklyn, New York.

 

1932 - He earned his bachelor's degree summa cum laude in economics from Harvard University.

 

1939 - Earned his doctorate in economics from Columbia University.

 

1945-1946 - He was economic adviser to the United States representative on the Allied Reparations Commission.

 

1949 - Joined the economics faculty at Stanford.

 

1962-1963 - Worked as economic adviser to the secretary general of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development in Paris.

 

1977 - Retired from the William Robertson Coe Professorship in American Economic History at Stanford.

 

1985 - He received honorary doctorate from the University of Uppsala in Sweden.

 

1991 - Invited to become a fellow of the prestigious Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei in Rome.

 

1992 - Received another doctorate at the University of Ancona in Italy.

 

2000 - Died on December 1st at Stanford University Hospital from an infection, just one month before his 89th birthday.


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