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Richard Cole Longworth

Richard Cole Longworth, American journalist, writer. With United States Army, 1957-1958. Member Council Foreign Relations New York, Association American Corrs. in London, International Music Foundation (director), Educational Foundation for Nuclear science (director).

Background

  • Longworth, Richard Cole was born on March 13, 1935 in Des Moines. Son of Wallace Harlan and Helen (Cole) Longworth.

  • Education

    • BJ, Northwestern University, 1957. Postgraduate, Harvard University, 1969.

    Career

    • Reporter United Press International, Chicago, 1958-1960, parliamentary correspondent London, 1960-1965, correspondent Moscow, 1965-1968, Vienna, 1969-1972, diplomatic correspondent Brussels, 1972-1976. Economic and international affairs reporter Chicago Tribune, 1976-1986, business editor, economic columnist, 1987-1988, chief European correspondent, 1988-1991, senior writer, 1991—2002, senior correspondent, 2002—2003. International affairs commentator Station WBEZ-FM, Chicago, since 1984.

      Executive director Global Chicago Center of Chicago, Council on Foreign Relations, 2003—2006. Senior fellow Chicago Council Global Affairs, since 2006. Adjunct professor Northwestern University, since 1998, guest scholar, 2001.

      Distinguished visiting scholar DePaul University, 2008-2010.

    Works

    • Global Squeeze
    • Global Squeeze examines the impact that glob alisation has had on key first world countries - the United States, Germany, France and Japan - and analyses their curre nt situations.
    • Author: Global Squeeze: The Coming Crisis for First-World Nations, 1998, Global Chicago, 2000, Caught in the Middle: America's Heartland in the Age of Globalism, 2008.

    Membership

    With United States Army, 1957-1958. Member Council Foreign Relations New York, Association American Corrs. in London, International Music Foundation (director), Educational Foundation for Nuclear science (director).

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Bem, July 19, 1958. Children: Peter, Susan.
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    Born March 13, 1935
    • 1957
      Northwestern University
    • 1969
      Harvard University
    • 1958 - 1960
      Reporter United Press Intern, ational
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1960 - 1965
      Reporter United Press Intern, ational
    • 1965 - 1968
      Reporter United Press Intern, ational
    • 1969 - 1972
      Reporter United Press Intern, ational
      Vienna, Virginia, United States
    • 1972 - 1976
      Reporter United Press Intern, ational
    • 1976 - 1986
      economic, and international affairs reporter Chicago Tribune
    • 1984
      intern, ational affairs commentator Station WBEZ-FM
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1988 - 1991
      economic, and international affairs reporter Chicago Tribune
    • 2003 - 2006
      executive, director Global Chicago Center of Chicago
    • 2006
      senior, fellow Chicago Council Global Affairs
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