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Xenophon Efthymios Zolotas

Xenophon ZOLOTAS, Greek university professor.

Background

  • Xenophon Efthymios Zolotas was born on March 26, 1904 in Athens. Son of Efthymios X. and Konstantina (Zafeiriou) Zolotas.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, University Leipzig, Germany, 1925. Postgraduate in Law, University Paris, 1927.

    Career

    • Professor, of Eeons. University of Thessaloniki 1928, of Athens 1931-1968. Chairman Board of directors, Agricultural Bank of Greece 1936-1940. Joint Governor Bank of Greece (after Liberation) October 1944-1945.

      Chairman ECE 1952; Minister of Co-ordination October 1952. Governor Bank of Greece 1955-1967, 1974-1981, Honorary Governor since 1981. Minister of Economics Co-ordination July-November 1974.

      Prime Minister of Greece 1989-1990. President Institute Economics Association 1980.

    Works

    Membership

    Supreme Council of Greece 1932, of Greek delegation to the Economics Council of the Entente Balkanique 1934-1939. UNRRA Council 1946; Greek Delegate to United Nations General. Currency Committee 1950, 1974-1981.

    “Group of Four” for remodelling of OEEC 1960. Academy, of Athens since 1952.

    Personality

    Interests

    Swimming

    Connections

    • Married Kallirhoe E. Ritsos, December 20, 1958.
    • father: Efthymios X. Zolotas
    • mother: Konstantina (Zafeiriou) Zolotas
    • spouse: Kallirhoe E. Ritsos
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    • 1925
      University Leipzig
    • 1927
      University Paris
    • 1928 - 1931
      professor, Faculty University Salonica
      Greece
    • 1931 - 1968
      professor, University Athens
    • 1955 - 1967
      board governors Bank of Greece
      Athens, New York, United States
    • 1974 - 1981
      board governors Bank of Greece
      Athens, New York, United States
    • 1981
      board governors Bank of Greece
    • 1989 - 1990
      Prime Minister of Greece

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