Gary L. Seevers

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Gary L. Seevers
Occupation Economist
Employer [[U.S. Council of Economic Advisers, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Goldman Sachs & Co]]



[[Category:U.S. Council of Economic Advisers, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Goldman Sachs & Co - Current Employees]] [[Category:U.S. Council of Economic Advisers, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Goldman Sachs & Co]]

On March 12, 2009, Seevers was inducted into the Futures Hall of Fame, which was established in 2005 to commemorate outstanding contributions to the global futures and options community.[1]

Background[edit]

Gary L. Seevers became a member of the U.S. Council of Economic Advisers on July 23, 1973. From 1970 to 1972 he was a senior staff economist for the organization and served as special assistant to Chairman Herber Stein from 1972 to 1973 [2]. He received his education at Michigan State University and taught agricultural economics for two years at Oregon State University before joining the Council [3]. Seevers remained a member until April 1975, when President Ford appointed him to the newly created Commodity Futures Trading Commission [4]. He also was a a limited partner of Goldman Sachs & Co., and was awarded a Philanthropist Award by the MSU Alumni Association[5].

Education[edit]

Michigan State University: B.S. 1959 (animal science)[6] Michigan State University: M.S. 1966, [7] Michigan State University: Ph.D. 1968 (agricultural economics) [8]


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