Who is Alan Greenspan and what is his net worth 2018? The American Economist and Chairman of the Federal Reserve of US Alan Greenspan is very popular for his financial and economic advice and consultancy. Alan was in chairman office from 1987 to 2006, he is also chairperson of Economic Advices. Alan’s advices and consultancy was so accurate and effective which helps him to be a chairman of Federal Reserve.
Alan is famous for his very effective advice and accurate economic forecasting. Alan is a successful entrepreneur, a business owner and a respect gentleman. His financial career is well known and worthy, but there must be some things that you didn’t know about the famous US Economist.
Alan Greenspan was born March 6 in year 1926 in Washington to his parents Herbert Greenspan, and mother Rose Goldsmith. His father Herbert was worked as a stockbroker and market analyst in New York. Alan had studied clarinet at the Juilliard School from 1944, he also has B.A. and M.A. degree in Economics. In year 1977 he earned Ph.D in Economics from NY University. In year 1987 he entered in chairman Bord of Federal Reserve.
Alan Greenspan married twice, first he married to Joan Mitchell a Canadian Model in year 1952 and got divorce in year 1953. Then Alan married Andrea Mitchell who is 20 years younger than him in year 1997 and she is still his wife. Alan also dated Barbara Walters in year 1970 and Andrea Mitchell in year 1984. Alan’s personal life was silent but in his professional life Alan was like Rockstar.
Alan’s career is very surprising as well as inspiring raising Economist. Alan Greenspan was a Managing Director of Eugene banks when he studied at New York University, Alan has also worked as Economist in a consulting firm in New York. For 4 years he served as Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers. Alan has also served as corporate director of many famous companies. In year 1987 he nominated and selected as a Chairman of Federal Reserve. After he became a chairman, he changed many old monetary policies and interest rate which works in favour of Federal Reserve and American public.
Alan served so many years to US people that he awarded with many honers during his life, ‘The highest civilian award’ in year 2005, He honours Commander of the Legion in year 2000. In year 2002 he honours ‘Knight Commander’ of British Empire. In 1976, Alan received U.S. Senator ‘John Heinz Award’ for Greatest Public Service.
In year 2005, he was awarded an honorary Doctor of Commercial Science degree by New York University. In his 19 years services as chairman of Federal Reserve he got many awards and Honours which makes his personality and career more bright.
Net Worth of Alan Greenspan
Alan Greenspan has made $11 million during his whole life and financial career. Alan is also a successful business and entrepreneur. He has written one book considering his life and experiences. Alan served as Chairman of Federal Reserve from 1987 to 2006 and he got many honours during that time period. Alan also got an honour of ‘Greatest Public Service Award’. His $11 million net worth is only because of his great service as Chairman of Federal Reserve and Corporate Director.
Alan Greenspan’s life and career was so strong he got fame in both, he was very famous for his work and world will remember him for his excellent advices related to finance and economic forecasting. He was as chairman of Federal Reserve from 1987 to 2006 which is very inspiring in the field of Economist.