Alan Greenspan Bio

(economist, advicer)

Relationship Statistics of Alan Greenspan

What is Alan Greenspan marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Alan Greenspan get married ? (married date):April 06, 1997
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Is Alan Greenspan having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Alan Greenspan gay ?: No
Who is Alan Greenspan wife ? (name): View Couple ComparisonAndrea Mitchell
Andrea Mitchell

More about the relationship

Economist, Alan Greenspan is in a married relationship with news journalist, Andrea Mitchell. The couple wedded on 6 April 1997. Alan was 58 and Andrea was 38 when they tied the knot.

Their marriage took place in Supreme Court and they were wedded by jurist Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Previously, he had affair with Barbara Walters in the late 1970s. Barbara was also a news journalist.

Moreover, he was in a marriage relationship with Joan Mitchell in October 1952. Joan was a Canadian artist. However, they ended their relationship in 1954 in annulment.

Who is Alan Greenspan?

Alan Greenspan is a well-recognized American economist. Greenspan worked as a chairman of the Reserve of the U.S from 1987 to 2006.

Also, he was selected by President Ronald Reagan and reappointed at a consecutive four years interval before his retirement.

Alan Greenspan- Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity

Alan Greenspan was born on 6 March 1926. At present, his age is 95 years old. Likewise, his birthplace is New York City, New York, the USA.

Alan is the son of his father, Herbert Greenspan whereas his mother is Rose Goldsmith. His father belongs to the Romanian Jewish group whereas his mom belonged to Hungarian Jewish descent.

Professionally his dad was a stockbroker and market analyst in New York City. After the separation of his parents, Alan spends his childhood with his mom.

Talking about his nationality, Greenspan holds an American identity whereas his ethnicity is Jewish.

Educational Background

The American economist studied at George Washington High School from 1940 and graduated in June 1943. Also, he learned clarinet at the Juilliard School from 1943 t 1944.

Similarly, Alan pursued his graduate degree at New York University’s Stern School of Business in economics with distinction in 1948. He completed his M.A. degree in economics in 1950.

He earned his Ph.D. in economics in 1977 from New York University.

Alan Greenspan- Professional Life, Careers

During his university days, the great economist, Alan Greenspan joined the Wall Street investment bank, ‘Brown Brothers Harriman’ that was under Eugene Banks, a managing director, in the company’s equity research department.

Alan worked being an economic analyst at ‘The National Industrial Conference Board’ from 1948 to 1953. Furthermore, the economist partnered with William Townsend in the consulting firm, ‘Townsend Greenspan & Co., Inc ‘. Four years later, Townsend demised and Greenspan purchased all his share and became the president of the company.

Alan was brought to Richard Nixon by a fellow and assisted Nixon at the time of the Presidential election campaign. Nevertheless, he rolled down positions in the management after Nixon won the election.

Additionally, he was posted to the Commission for an All-Volunteer Armed Forces, mostly recognized as the Gates Commission, in March 1969. In the year 1974, President Nixon selected him as the head of his Council of Economic Advisers. Nixon’s descendant. Ford also stayed with the same head,

Finally, it came to end after Carter became the President of the United States. In the year 1981, President Regan again selected Alan as the chairman of the newly constituted National Commission on Social Security Reform. Reagan also appointed the economist as the Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve.

Moreover, he was appointed by President Clinton as the Fed chairman for his third and fourth tenancy. Finally, his fifth term came to an end in 2006 after his appointment by President George W. Bush.

Alan Greenspan- Net worth, Salary

It is reported that Alan Greenspan has an estimated net worth of $20 million. Furthermore, he earned a salary of $180,000.

Presently, Alan is the owner of the consulting company, Greenspan Associates LLC. There, he serves as a private advisor.

His tenancy is the second-longest in the post of the chairman of the President’s office.

Moreover, Greenspan’s wife, NBC News reporter,¬†Andrea Mitchell¬†has an estimated net worth f $1.3 to $3 million.

Alan Greenspan- Rumors, Controversy

The senior economist, Alan Greenspan has never been part of any controversial matter or rumors till now.

It seems that Greenspan prefers enjoying his personal life and does not want to merge it with his professional life.

Body features- Height, Weight

95 years old economist, Alan Greenspan has fair looks as well as an admirable personality. He stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches.

Furthermore, Greenspan has brown eyes as well as his hair is brown.

Nevertheless, the economist has never mentioned other physical details in the public yet.

Social Media

About her social media presence, Alan Greenspan is an active personality on social media. Alan is active on Twitter with around 2k followers.

However, he is not available on Instagram as well as Facebook till the moment.

Facts/ Trivia

  • His birth sign is Pisces.
  • He follows the Jewish religion.
  • Alan rationalizes his economic outlook thus, ‘Protectionism will do little to create jobs and if foreigners retaliate, we will surely lose jobs ‘.
  • He has performed music with Stan Getz in their school days
  • Greenspan has played saxophone alongside Woody Herman and his Orchestra.

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