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Bowen, William Gordon

Born: 1933 AD
Currently alive, at 82 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Economists

1933 – Born this year in the United States.

       – William Gordon Bowen came to Princeton’s Graduate School from Denison University, where he was Phi Beta Kappa, co-chairman of the student government, and Ohio Conference tennis champion.

       – After taking his Ph.D., he joined the faculty as a member of the Department of Economics.

1972 – He was also a superb money manager and fund-raiser. Princeton’s endowment grew from $625 million to more than $2 billion at the time of Bowen’s departure.