Bachelor in Economics, Santa Clara University, 1973. Master of Arts in Economics, University of California at Los Angeles, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, University of California at Los Angeles, 1980.
Economist Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, Research Department, Philadelphia, 1980-1987. Director long-term forecasting The WEFA Group, Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania, 1987-1992. Senior economist, vice president Loomis, Sayles & Company, Boston, 1992-2000, chief economist, since 2000.
Board directors National Association for Business Economics.
Member American Economics Association.