Stanley Fischer

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Stanley Fischer

Current Location:: Newton, MA; Washington, DC
Birthplace: Mazabuka, Southern Province, Zambia
Immediate Family:

Son of Philip Fischer and Anne Hanna Fischer
Widower of Private
Father of Private; Private and Private
Brother of Dennis Fischer

Managed by: Shirley Saban
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About Stanley Fischer

Stanley "Stan" Fischer (Hebrew: סטנלי פישר‎‎; born October 15, 1943) is an economist and the vice chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve System. Born in Northern Rhodesia (now Zambia), he holds dual citizenship in Israel and the United States. He served as governor of the Bank of Israel from 2005 to 2013. He previously served as chief economist at the World Bank. On January 10, 2014, United States President Barack Obama nominated Fischer to be Vice-Chairman of the US Federal Reserve Board of Governors.

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October 15, 1943
Mazabuka, Southern Province, Zambia
Age 22
United States
Economics professor, MIT; Governor Bank of Israel
Newton, MA; Washington, DC