Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering, New York University, 1971. Master of Business Administration in Finance, New York University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, New York University, 1977.
Research associate, American Stock Exchange, New York City, 1971-1974;
economist, White Weld & Company. New York City, 1974-1978;
vice president, A. Gary Shilling & Company. New York City, 1978-1980;
president, founder, chief portfolio strategist, New York Muni Fund, New York City, since 1980.
Board directors Liberty Petroleum Company. New York City; trustee Cryonic Asset Trust, New York City, since 1989.
Married Ellen Barbara Laskowitz, August 12, 1973. 1 child, Michael.