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economics writer

Patricia Wohlgemuth Blair, American economics writer. Member advisory committee Unitarian-Universalist Holdeen India Fund, Washington, since 1984; board directors Equity Policy Center, Washington, 1980-1985. Member Society International Development (international governing council 1975-1979), Association Women in Development, Asia Society, United Nations Association.

Background

Blair, Patricia Wohlgemuth was born on November 30, 1929 in New York City.

Education

Bachelor with honors, Wellesley College, 1950. Master of Arts, Haverford College, 1952.

Career

Officer, United States Agency International Development, New Delhi, 1953-1955, 63-64; editor, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, New York City, 1956-1963; editor, Development Digest, National Planning Association, Washington, 1965-1968; staff associate, Commision on International Development, World Bank, Washington, 1969-1970; independent consultant, writer, editor, since 1970.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Health Needs of the World's Poor Women, 1980. Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member advisory committee Unitarian-Universalist Holdeen India Fund, Washington, since 1984. Board directors Equity Policy Center, Washington, 1980-1985. Member Society International Development (international governing council 1975-1979), Association Women in Development, Asia Society, United Nations Association.

Connections

Married James P. Blair, August 13, 1964 (deceased November 2000). Children: David A., Matthew W.

spouse:
James P. Blair

children:
David A. Blair

Matthew W. Blair