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economics educator

Heidi Schelbert, Swiss economics educator. Member American Economic Association, List Gesellschaft, Verein Socialpolitik, Swiss Society Statistik und Volkswirtschlofl.

Background

Schelbert, Heidi was born on January 21, 1934 in Zürich, Switzerland. Daughter of Ernst and Hermine (Rist) Syfrig.

Education

Bachelor Public Economics, University Zürich, 1958. Doctor Political Science, University Zürich, 1962. Habilitation, University Zürich, 1966.

Career

Research assistant, then lecturer University Zürich, 1962-1966, professor economics, since 1968. Visiting fellow, Princeton (New Jersey) University, 1966-1967, University Konstanz, Federal Republic Germany, 1967-1968. Economic adviser state and local governments, Switzerland, since 1968.

Director national research, Swiss Economy Program, 1978-1988.

Membership

Member American Economic Association, List Gesellschaft, Verein Socialpolitik, Swiss Society Statistik und Volkswirtschlofl.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Mountain climbing, white-water canoeing, sled-dog racing.

Connections

Married Albin Schelbert, July 72, 1962.

father:
Ernst Syfrig

mother:
Hermine (Rist) Syfrig

spouse:
Albin Schelbert