Alan Greenspan Net Worth
Alan Greenspan net worth: Alan Greenspan is an American economist who has a net worth of $20 million. Alan Greenspan is most famous for being the former Chairman of the Federal Reserve of the United States, a position he held from 1987 to 2006. Currently he owns his own consulting company called Greenspan Associates LLC, where he works as a private advisor to various firms. President Ronald Reagan first appointed Greenspan to the Chairman position in August 1987. He was then reappointed at successive four-year intervals until retiring on January 31, 2006. He had the second-longest tenure in the position's history. He was born in the Washington Heights area of New York City, on March 6, 1926. His father was of Romanian-Jewish descent Herbert Greenspan, and his mother Rose Goldsmith of Hungarian-Jewish descent. Greenspan describes himself as a "lifelong libertarian Republican", he was married to an artist named Joan Mitchell in 1952 but the marriage ended in annulment less than a year later. He then married journalist Andrea Mitchell in 1997 the ceremony was performed by Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
Greenspan received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian award in the United States, by President George W. Bush in November 2005. Some of Greenspan's most honorary titles include Commander of the French Legion d'honneur (Legion of Honor, 2000) and Knight Commander of the British Empire (2002). In 2006, Greenspan was awarded the Department of Defense Medal for distinguished Public Service. Greenspan received the Dwight D. Eisenhower Medal for Leadership and Service in 2004 from the Eisenhower Fellowship. He is also the first recipient of the Harry S. Truman Medal for Economic Policy, presented by the Harry S. Truman Library Institute in 2005. Also in on December 14th 2005, Greespan received an honorary Doctor of Commercial Science degree by NYU, his fourth degree from that institution. In 2007 he was presented by the University of Virginia, the inaugural Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medal in Citizen Leadership.
Alan Greenspan Salary
How much did Alan Greenspan make as Chairman of the Federal Reserve? $180,000