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Social worker

Isaac Max Rubinow, Russian social worker. member bureau of Statistics, unites states department Commerce and Labor, 1907-1908; member bureau of Labor, 1908-1911; member Ohio Commision on Unemployment Insurance, 1932.

Background

Rubinow, Isaac Max was born on April 19, 1875 in Grodno, Russia. Son of Max Simon and Esther (Shereshewsky) Rubinow.

Education

Came to America, 1893. He was able to attend and graduate from Columbia University (1895) and New York University Medical School 1898). In 1900 Rubinow began part-time graduate study at Columbia University in economics, statistics, and sociology. In 1903 he left medicine for full-time employment in Washington.

Career

Isaac Max Rubinow became a leading theorist on social insurance and one of the most influential writers on the subject.

Rubinow also authored a series of articles that appeared in the Journal of Political Economy, Journal of Home Economics, and Journal of Sociology

Works

  • book

    • Social insurance

    • The quest for security

    • Economic condition of the Jews in Russia

    • Social insurance, with special reference to American conditions

    • Standards of health insurance

    • Russian wheat and wheat flour in European markets

    • Some statistical aspects of marriage and divorce

    • Russia's wheat trade

    • Social insurance, with special reference to American conditions

    • Standards of health insurance

Religion

Jewry

Membership

Member bureau of Statistics, unites states department Commerce and Labor, 1907-1908. Member bureau of Labor, 1908-1911. Member Ohio Commision on Unemployment Insurance, 1932.

  • The member of the American Association of Labor Legislation (AALL) , America

  • American Medical Association (American Medical Association) , America

  • Bureau of Labor Statistics , America

Interests

  • Politicians

    Karl Marx

Connections

Married Sophie Himowich, July 9, 1899. Children: Laura, Raymond S., Olga F. Practiced medicine, 1898-1903.

wife:
Sophie Himwich

son:
Raymond S. Rubinow

daughter:
Olga Rubinow Lurie

wife:
Consuelo Kamholz