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Alan greenspan was born 6th march 1926, to herbert and rose greenspan he was born in new york city, united states, in the suburb of washington heights his parents were of european jewish descent, and his father was a stockbroker and stock market analyst in new york city. Alan greenspan: alan greenspan, an american economist, served as head of the board of governors of the us federal reserve system from 1987 to 2006 at age five greenspan demonstrated his proficiency in mathematics by reciting baseball batting averages and performing large calculations in. Alan greenspan was awarded the presidential medal of freedom, which is the highest civilian award in the united states according to his official biography posted on the us federal reserve website, greenspan was awarded honorary degrees from the following universities: harvard, yale.
Alan greenspan was born in new york city on march 6, 1926, to herman h and rose g greenspan his bachelor's (1948), master's (1950), and phd (1977) degrees in economics were all earned at new york university for three decades, 1954-1974 and 1977-1987, he was chairman and president of an. Biography of alan greenspan it is somewhat inconceivable that a man often dubbed as the second most powerful man in the united states next to the having an aptitude for numbers, greenspan was the one who was often left with the bands bookkeeping and his natural inclination towards business. I've just finished sebastian mallaby's new biography of alan greenspan (the man who knew: the life and times of alan greenspan) highly recommended greenspan was (and is) a fascinating and often enigmatic character—a mostly self-taught economist a jazz musician. Greenspan, alan, 1926-, american economist, chairman of the federal reserve board (1987-2006), b new york city influenced by the philosophy of ayn rand , greenspan is a strong supporter of the free market and an opponent of government intervention in the economy he was private economic. Dr alan greenspan: economist and chairman of the federal reserve board possibly the second most powerful man in the united states, greenspan biography: greenspan was born in new york city to a jewish family in 1926, the son of a stockbroker and a saleswoman he is said to have been a.
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Alan greenspan was born on march 6, 1926 in new york city, new york, usa he has been married to andrea mitchell since april 6, 1997 biography showing all 19 items. Alan greenspan appointed chairman of the nation's central bank  just two months before the stock market crash of 1987, american economist alan greenspan (born 1926) acted quickly to avert a alan greenspan encyclopedia of world biography copyright 2004 the gale group inc. 13 quotes from alan greenspan: ' i know you think you understand what you thought i said but i'm not sure you realize that what you heard is not what i but with close to two hundred thousand words my probabilistic mind tells me some are wrong ― alan greenspan, the age of turbulence: adventures.