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Haskell Philip Wald

government official.

Haskell Philip Wald, American government official. Member American Economics Association Beta Kappa.

Background

Wald, Haskell Philip was born on September 6, 1916 in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Joseph A. and Minnie (Bernstein) Wald.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Clark University, 1938. A.M., Harvard, 1942, Doctor of Philosophy., 1950.

Career

Economist with various federal agencies, 1938-1953. Research associate Harvard Law School, 1953-1955. Economist Federal Reserve Bank New York, 1955-1962.

United Nations economics consultant, Korea, 1953. United Nations technical assistance expert, Greece, 1958-1959. Chief economist Federal Power Commission, 1963-1977, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 1977-1980.

Visiting professor graduate faculty New School Social Research, 1957-1962. Littauer fellow, 1941-1942, 49.

Works

  • Author: Taxation of Agricultural Land in Underdeveloped Economies, 1959.

Membership

Member American Economics Association Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Ruth Jacobs, July 2, 1939. Children: Sharon Anne (Mistress.

father:
Joseph A. Wald

mother:
Minnie (Bernstein) Wald

spouse:
Ruth Jacobs

child:
Sharon Anne (Mrs Wald