Bachelor, University Budapest, Hungary, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy, Princeton University, 1961.
Assistant professor, economics and research associate Princeton University, New Jersey, 1961—1966. Associate to full professor economics University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1966—1969. Professor economics University Hawaii, Honolulu, 1969—1973.
Director east-west population institute East-West Center, 1969—1973. Vice president The Population Council, New York City, 1973—1988, distinguished scholar, since 1989. Founding editor Population and Development Review, New York City, since 1975.
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President Population Association of America, Washington, 1986.
Children: Lylla Carter, John.