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Edward Nathan Cooper

Edward Nathan Cooper, American economist. Member American Economics Association Beta Kappa.


  • Cooper, Edward Nathan was born on June 5, 1912 in Cleveland. Son of Aaron and Fannie (Koppelman) Cooper.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude, Harvard, 1934, Master of Business Administration, 1938.


    • Research assistant Harvard, 1935-1936. Economist Federal Housing Administration, 1938-1940. Assistant to director St. Lawrence Seaway Survey, unites states department Commerce, 1940-1941.

      Economist, associate div. director OPA, 1941-1946. Deputy assistant administrator NHA, 1946-1947. Intelligence research officer and executive Department State, 1947-1956.

      Foreign service officer, 1956-1962, 1st secretary American embassy, London, 1958-1961. Economics adviser Harvard University Advisory Group, Dacca, East Pakistan, 1962-1965. Economics consultant, private business, Bethesda, Maryland., 1965-1971.


    Member American Economics Association Beta Kappa.


    • Married Evelyn Sternberg, July 7, 1946. Children: Louis Franklin, Harry Allan.
    • father: Aaron Cooper
    • mother: Fannie (Koppelman) Cooper
    • spouse: Evelyn Sternberg
    • children: Louis Franklin Cooper
    • Harry Allan Cooper
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    Born June 5, 1912
    Died October 21, 1971
    (aged 59)