Bachelor, George Washington University, 1947. Postgraduate, George Washington University, 1947—1948. Master of Business Administration, New York University, 1952.
Economic analyst Chase Manhattan Bank, New York City, 1948—1955. Economist, then vice president Bankers Trust Company, 1955—1972, vice president, head economics department, 1972—1978, senior vice president, chief economist, 1978—1984. Economic consultant Westdeutsche Landesbank, since 1984.
With United States Navy, 1943-1946.
Trustee New York Council on Economic Education. Member of American Finance Association, American Statis Association, New York Association Business Economists (past president), National Association Business Economists (former member council), New York Commerce and Industry Association, American Bankers Association, United States Chamber of Commerce, Forecasters Club.
Married Mollie Barker, January 12, 1968. Children: Susan L., Melissa W., Jonathan A.