Jeffrey Sachs Bio

(Economist)

Relationship Statistics of Jeffrey Sachs

What is Jeffrey Sachs marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
How many children does Jeffrey Sachs have ? (name):Three
Is Jeffrey Sachs having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Jeffrey Sachs gay ?: No
Who is Jeffrey Sachs wife ? (name):Sonia Ehrlich Sachs

More about the relationship

Sachs is happily married to Sonia Ehrlich Sachs. His wife, Sonia is a medical doctor. This couple is blessed with three children named Lisa, Adam, and Hannah Sachs.

There is no information about his previous relationship.

Who is Jeffrey Sachs?

Jeffrey Sachs is an American economist, academic, public policy analyst, and former director of the Earth Institute. He is famous for leading experts on economic development, sustainable development, and fights against poverty.

Jeffrey Sachs: Age, Parents, Education, Ethnicity, Siblings

This politician was born on November 5, 1954, in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. He is the son of Theodore Sachs and Joan Abrams Sachs. His father Theodore is a labor lawyer.

Sachs belongs to the Jewish ethnicity. He went to Oak Park High School and Harvard College. Likewise, he has received M.A and Ph.D. in economics.

Jeffrey Sachs: Professional career

Academic Career

Jeffrey Sachs joined Harvard College as a professor in 1980. After 2 years, he became an associate professor. In 1983 he became a professor of economics with tenure. Similarly, in 2002, he became the Galen L. Stone Professor of International Trade, Harvard institute’s director, and director of the center for international development.

Similarly, Sachs also serves as director of the Earth Institute of Columbia University.

Publications and commentary

Sachs is a co-author of hundreds of scholarly articles and several books including The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for our Time(2005), The Age of Sustainable Development(2015), A New Foreign Policy: Beyond an American Exceptionalism(2018), and many more.

Similarly, he has also worked as a government economic adviser in Latin America. In 1985, Sachs was invited by the party of the Bolivian dictator to advise him on an anti-inflation economies plan to implement. Likewise, he advised Poland’s Prime minister Tadeusz Mazowiecki.

Global economic development

He has written extensively on globalization and climate change. Sachs has also worked on The End of Poverty. He has also suggested different ideas to end poverty. Similarly, he has suggested improving seeds, irrigation, and fertilizer.

Awards and honors

In 2004 and 2005, Sachs was twice named as the 100 Most Influential People in the World by Time. He received the Padma Bhushan award from the Indian government. He was awarded S.Roger Horchow by a private Citizen in 2007. Likewise, in 2009, Sachs received the James Madison Award for Distinguished Public Service.

Similarly, He received honored with Blue Planet Prize(2015) and Boris Mints Institute Prize(2017).

Salary, Net worth

He was a very successful professor. His net worth is around $10 million. However, his salary is not disclosed.

Social Media

He is active in social media. He has more than 264k followers on Twitter. On Facebook, more than 48k people have followed him.

He is not active on Instagram and Tiktok.

Body Measurement: Height, Weight

Sachs has black eyes and he has light gray color hair.

Similarly, His height, weight, and body measurements are unknown.

Rumors and controversy

Up to this date, Sachs has not been involved in any rumors or controversy. This professor has managed to maintain his personal life in a private way.

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