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Edward Nathan Cooper

economist

Edward Nathan Cooper, American economist. Member American Economics Association Beta Kappa.

Background

Cooper, Edward Nathan was born on June 5, 1912 in Cleveland. Son of Aaron and Fannie (Koppelman) Cooper.

Education

Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude, Harvard, 1934, Master of Business Administration, 1938.

Career

Research assistant Harvard, 1935-1936. Economist Federal Housing Administration, 1938-1940. Assistant to director St. Lawrence Seaway Survey, unites states department Commerce, 1940-1941.

Economist, associate div. director OPA, 1941-1946. Deputy assistant administrator NHA, 1946-1947. Intelligence research officer and executive Department State, 1947-1956.

Foreign service officer, 1956-1962, 1st secretary American embassy, London, 1958-1961. Economics adviser Harvard University Advisory Group, Dacca, East Pakistan, 1962-1965. Economics consultant, private business, Bethesda, Maryland., 1965-1971.

Membership

Member American Economics Association Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Evelyn Sternberg, July 7, 1946. Children: Louis Franklin, Harry Allan.

father:
Aaron Cooper

mother:
Fannie (Koppelman) Cooper

spouse:
Evelyn Sternberg

children:
Louis Franklin Cooper

Harry Allan Cooper