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Banker , economist

Saul B. Klaman, American economist, banker.


Klaman, Saul B. was born on January 18, 1920 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Jacob and Martha (Benjamin) Klaman.


Bachelor of Science, University Massachusetts, 1941. Master of Arts, Michigan State University, 1942. Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1961.


Economic analyst OPA, 1942-1943. Agricultural economist United States Department of Agriculture, 1943. Economist Board Governors Federal Reserve System, Washington, 1946-1958.

Senior staff member National Bureau Economic Research, New York City, 1956. Economist National Association Mutual Savings Banks, 1958, director research, 1959-1966, vice president, chief economist, 1966-1975, deputy executive vice president, 1975-1976, executive vice president, 1976-1977, president, 1977-1983, National Council Savings Institutions, 1983-1985. Vice chairman Golembe Associates, Inc., since 1985.

Director Carteret Savings Bank Field Artillery, Dreyfus Family Federal Funds, J. I. Kislak Company, Commonwealth Mortgage Corporation, National Bureau Economic Research, Inc. Adjunct professor economics and finance Baruch College, City University of New York, 1966-1976. Economic advisory board to secretary commerce, 1972-1976.

Member President's Task Force on Metropolitan and Urban Problems, 1964-1965, President's. Task Force on Low-Income Housing, 1969-1970, President's Commission on Mortgage Interest Rates, 1968-1969. Member business advisory council University Massachusetts, 1969-1982, task force on future, 1971-1972.


Served from ensign to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946. Member American Economic Association, American Finance Association (director 1975-1977, institutional chairman 1973-1977), American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association, National Association Business Economists (vice president 1970-1971, member council 1967-1974, president 1971-1972), Conference Business Economists, Forecasters (president 1969-1970) Clubs: Sky (New York City). Cosmos (Washington), University (Washington).


Married Hannah Bell, September 12, 1948. 1 son, Mark Lewis.

Jacob Klaman

Martha (Benjamin) Klaman

Hannah Bell