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Lawrence Fertig

Lawrence Fertig, American economist. Trustee New York University, 1954-1986; president Alumni Federation, 1950-1952; chairman board trustees Foundation Economic Education; Member Mont Pelerin Society, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Fertig, Lawrence was born on March 19, 1898 in New York City.

  • Education

    • AB, New York University, 1919. AM, Columbia University, 1920.

    Career

    • Founder Lawrence Fertig & Company, Inc., 1923, president, 1923-1960. Syndicated economic columnist, 1944-1986.

    Works

    • Author: Prosperity Through Freedom, 1961.

    Membership

    Trustee New York University, 1954-1986. President Alumni Federation, 1950-1952. Chairman board trustees Foundation Economic Education.

    Member Mont Pelerin Society, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Bertha Alexander, August 1932.
    • spouse: Bertha Alexander
    Lawrence Fertig
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    Born March 19, 1898
    Died October 26, 1986
    (aged 88)
    Nationality
    • 1919
      New York University
    • 1920
      Columbia University
    • 1923
      Founder Lawrence Fertig & Company
    • 1944 - 1986
      syndicated economic, columnist