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us: Summers, Lawrence H.

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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

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  • Fuller Name

    • Lawrence Henry
  • Variants

    • us: Summers, Larry
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1954-11-30
    • Associated Locale

        United States
    • Associated Locale

        Cambridge (Mass.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Brookings Institution
        • Affiliation Start: 2001
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Department of the Treasury
        • Affiliation Start: 1993
        • Affiliation End: 2001
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) World Bank
        • Affiliation Start: 1991
        • Affiliation End: 1993
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Harvard University
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Massachusetts Institute of Technology
        • Affiliation End: 1975
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Economics
          (lcsh) Finance, Public
            (lcsh) Fiscal policy
              (lcsh) Interest rates
                (lcsh) Debt financing (Corporations)
              • Occupation

                  (lcsh) College professors
                    (lcsh) Economists
                      (lcsh) College presidents
                        (lcsh) Policy scientists
                    • Use For

                    • Sources

                      • found: Clark, K. B. Labor force transition and unemploy., 1978 (a.e.) t.p. (Lawrence H. Summers, Harvard)
                      • found: His Investing in all the people, 1992: CIP t.p. (Lawrence H. Summers) CIP data sheet (b. 11-30-54) CIP galley (The World Bank, vice pres. development economics & chief economist)
                      • found: Phone call to World Bank, 11-10-92 (Lawrence H. Summers, b. 1954, is same person as the one established in LC)
                      • found: U.S. Cong. Senate. Comm. on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Nominations of Terrence R. Duvernay, Sr., Jean Nolan and Lawrence Summers, hearing ... 1993: t.p. (Lawrence Summers; to be treasury department under secretary for international affairs) p. 66 (Lawrence H. Summers; Ph.D., Harvard Univ., 1982; vice president, development economics and chief economist, the World Bank, 1991-present) p. 79 (Investing in all the people, 1992)
                      • found: Harvard rules, c2005: p. x ("Lawrence Henry Summers--everyone called him Larry ...") p. xi (returned to Harvard Oct. 12, 2001 to be sworn in as president, after having served 1993-2000 in Clinton Administration Treasury Dept.)
                      • found: website, 30 June 2016: short biography page (Lawrence H. Summers is the Charles W. Eliot University Professor and President Emeritus of Harvard University. During the past two decades, he has served in a series of senior policy positions in Washington, D.C., including the 71st Secretary of the Treasury for President Clinton, Director of the National Economic Council for President Obama and Vice President of Development Economics and Chief Economist of the World Bank. He received a bachelor of science degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1975 and was awarded a Ph.D. from Harvard in 1982. In 1983, he became one of the youngest individuals in recent history to be named as a tenured member of the Harvard University faculty) cv [PDF] (Arthur Okun Distinguished Fellow in Economics, Globalization, and Governance, The Brookings Institution; 2001; Secretary of the Treasury, United States Department of the Treasury. Washington, DC. 1999-2001; Deputy Secretary of the Treasury, 1995-1999; Undersecretary of the Treasury for International Affairs; 1993-1995; Vice President of Development Economics and Chief Economist, World Bank; 1991-1993) {}
                    • Change Notes

                      • 1979-05-24: new
                      • 2016-08-12: revised
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