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About Alan Greenspan
Poplar American economist, Alan Greenspan became the Chairman of the governing board of the Federal Reserve System between 1987 and 2006. He’s also the founder of the consulting firm known as Greenspan Associates LLC. In 2007, he published a memoir dubbed “The Age of Turbulence: Adventures in a New World”.
He was born to Rose Goldsmith and Herbert Greenspan. In 1952, he became the husband of Joan Mitchell, but the marriage was annulled a year later. He later married Andrea Mitchell in 1997.
He has received lots of awards which include the ‘Presidential Medal of Freedom’, and ‘Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire’.
Greenspan was a student at the George Washington High School between 1940 and 1943. He then went on to study at the Columbia University, and New York University.
He’s mostly criticized for causing the mortgage crisis in 2008.
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Famous quotes by Alan Greenspan
An almost hysterical antagonism toward the gold standard is one issue which unites statists of all persuasions. They seem to sense... that gold and economic freedom are inseparable.Alan Greenspan
Any informed borrower is simply less vulnerable to fraud and abuse.Alan Greenspan
History has not dealt kindly with the aftermath of protracted periods of low risk premiums.Alan Greenspan
I have found no greater satisfaction than achieving success through honest dealing and strict adherence to the view that, for you to gain, those you deal with should gain as well.Alan Greenspan
I was a fairly good amateur musician, and I was an average professional. But the one thing I saw was that the big band business was fading.Alan Greenspan
I was a good amateur but only an average professional. I soon realized that there was a limit to how far I could rise in the music business, so I left the band and enrolled at New York University.Alan Greenspan
I've been in and out of Wall Street since 1949, and I've never seen the type of animosity between government and Wall Street. And I'm not sure where it comes from, but I suspect it's got to do with a general schism in this society which is really becoming ever more destructive.Alan Greenspan
In the absence of the gold standard, there is no way to protect savings from confiscation through inflation. There is no safe store of value.Alan Greenspan
Look, I'm very much in favor of tax cuts, but not with borrowed money. And the problem that we've gotten into in recent years is spending programs with borrowed money, tax cuts with borrowed money, and at the end of the day that proves disastrous. And my view is I don't think we can play subtle policy here.Alan Greenspan
To succeed, you will soon learn, as I did, the importance of a solid foundation in the basics of education - literacy, both verbal and numerical, and communication skills.Alan Greenspan
We need, in effect, to make the phantom 'lock-boxes' around the trust fund real.Alan Greenspan
Alan Greenspan's Popularity
Alan Greenspan is a famous American economist, who was born on March 6, 1926. As a person born on this date, Alan Greenspan is listed in our database as the 98th most popular celebrity for the day (March 6) and the 113th most popular for the year (1926).
People born on March 6 fall under the Zodiac sign of Pisces, the Fish. Alan Greenspan is the 2470th most popular Pisces.
Aside from information specific to Alan Greenspan's birthday, Alan Greenspan is the 14601st most famous American and ranks 738th in famous people born in New York City, New York, U.S.
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