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Haskell Philip Wald

Haskell Philip Wald, American government official. Member American Economics Association Beta Kappa.


  • Wald, Haskell Philip was born on September 6, 1916 in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Joseph A. and Minnie (Bernstein) Wald.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Clark University, 1938. A.M., Harvard, 1942, Doctor of Philosophy., 1950.


    • Economist with various federal agencies, 1938-1953. Research associate Harvard Law School, 1953-1955. Economist Federal Reserve Bank New York, 1955-1962.

      United Nations economics consultant, Korea, 1953. United Nations technical assistance expert, Greece, 1958-1959. Chief economist Federal Power Commission, 1963-1977, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 1977-1980.

      Visiting professor graduate faculty New School Social Research, 1957-1962. Littauer fellow, 1941-1942, 49.


    • Author: Taxation of Agricultural Land in Underdeveloped Economies, 1959.


    Member American Economics Association Beta Kappa.


    • Married Ruth Jacobs, July 2, 1939. Children: Sharon Anne (Mistress.
    • father: Joseph A. Wald
    • mother: Minnie (Bernstein) Wald
    • spouse: Ruth Jacobs
    • child: Sharon Anne (Mrs Wald
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    Born September 6, 1916