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Brimmer, Andrew F.


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  • Fuller Name

    • Andrew Felton
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19260913
    • Death Date

        20121007
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.)
        • Organization: (naf) University of Washington
        • Organization: (naf) Harvard University
        • Organization: (naf) Michigan State University
        • Organization: (naf) University of Pennsylvania
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Tensas Parish (La.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Washington (D.C.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Civil servants
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    • Sources

      • found: The world banking system, 1985:CIP t.p. (pres. of Brimmer & Co., Inc. & chairm. of Monetary Policy Forum) data sheet (b. 9/13/26)
      • found: LC data base, 2/28/85(hdg.: Brimmer, Andrew F.)
      • found: Washington post WWW site, Oct. 11, 2012(Andrew F. Brimmer; b. Andrew Felton Brimmer, Sept. 13, 1926, Newllton, La.; d. Oct. 7 [2012] at 86; member of Federal Reserve Board of Governors; dir., D.C. Financial Responsibility and Management Assistance Authority; doctorate in economics, Harvard; prof., Univ. of Mass.)
      • found: Wikipedia, March 7, 2014(Andrew Felton Brimmer (Sept. 13, 1926, Newellton, Tensas Parish, Louisiana - Oct. 7, 2012, Washington, D.C.) was a noted United States economist, academic, and business leader who was the first African American to have served as a governor of the Federal Reserve System; Ph.D. from Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1957; Civil rights activist, was a long-term president of the Louisiana NAACP) - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Brimmer
      • found: Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century, accessed April 17, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database:(Brimmer, Andrew F.; economist, federal government official, educator; born 13 September 1926 in Newellton, Tensas Parish, Louisiana, United States; BA and MA in economics from University of Washington; PhD in economics, Harvard University (1957); professor at Michigan State University (1957-1962); taught economics at the University of Pennsylvania; became assistant secretary for economic affairs with the U.S. Department of Commerce; appointed on the board of governors of the Federal Reserve System (1966-1974); was visiting professor at Harvard University (1974); died 07 October 2012 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States)
    • Change Notes

      • 1985-03-07: new
      • 2015-07-11: revised
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