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Joel Bernstein

Joel Bernstein, American government official. Served to First lieutenant Army of the United States, 1942-1946.; Member American Economics Association, Society International Development, Phi Beta Kappa, Pi Lambda Phi (past president Chicago.

Background

  • Bernstein, Joel was born on January 9, 1921 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Fred and Lillie (Greenberg) Bernstein.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, University Chicago, 1942, Master of Arts, 1948, Doctor of Philosophy., 1956.

    Career

    • Professor economics DePaul University, 1947. United States foreign economics assistance administrator, London, Paris, Rome, Washington and Monrovia, 1948-1959. Director Agency for International Development Mission to Nigeria, 1959-1964, to Seoul, Korea, 1964-1967.

      Director program evaluation Agency for International Development, Washington, 1968-1969, assistant administrator, 1969-1974. Director President Ford’s Food and Nutrition Study, National Academy Sciences, 1975-1977, director studies for United States Government proposing initiatives to mobilize United States Science and Technology for Development, 1977-1979.

    Membership

    Served to First lieutenant Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member American Economics Association, Society International Development, Phi Beta Kappa, Pi Lambda Phi (past president Chicago.

    Connections

    • Married Merle Anne Sloan, September 14, 1946. Children: Jonathan Lewis, Deborah Lynn.
    • father: Fred Bernstein
    • mother: Lillie (Greenberg) Bernstein
    • spouse: Merle Anne Sloan
    • children: Jonathan Lewis Bernstein
    • Deborah Lynn Bernstein
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    Born January 9, 1921
    Died January 1, 1980
    (aged 58)
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