Carl Kaysen Net Worth

Carl Kaysen Net Worth is
$12 Million

Carl Kaysen Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Carl Kaysen (March 5, 1920 – February 8, 2010) was an American academic, policy advisor and international security specialist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and co-chair of the Committee on International Security Studies at the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He is the father of Girl, Interrupted author Susanna Kaysen. He was married for 50 years to Annette Neutra until her death in 1990. In 1994, he married Ruth Butler.Carl Kaysen worked for President John F. Kennedy as Deputy National Security Advisor, and was directly under National Security Advisor McGeorge Bundy. Kaysen took over the position from Walt Rostow in 1961 and concentrated on the key issues of the Kennedy Administration such as nuclear weapons, foreign trade, international economic policy and international security policy.On President Kennedy's orders, Kaysen prepared a report on how to utilize the US nuclear arsenal to preemptively destroy the Soviet Union’s nuclear capacity and its ability to retaliate with nuclear weapons.Kaysen was also a good friend of long-serving Greek Prime Minister Andreas Papandreou, whom he had met at Harvard. After Greece was taken over by a military junta in 1967, Kaysen and John Kenneth Galbraith were instrumental in convincing President Lyndon B. Johnson to decisively intervene in order to secure Papandreou's release from prison.
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Date Of BirthMarch 5, 1920
Place Of BirthPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
SpouseAnnette Neutra -
ChildrenSusanna Kaysen, Jesse Kaysen, Jesse Kaysen
Star SignPisces
1He helped negotiate a nuclear test ban, "The Limited Test Ban Treaty," signed by the United States, Soviet Union, and Great Britain on August 5, 1963 prohibited tests of nuclear devices in the atmosphere, under water, and in outer space.
2He counseled the President and administration officials during the Cuban Missile Crisis for 13 days in October 1962 at the White House in Washington D.C.
3Son of Samuel Kaysen and Elizabeth Resnick Kaysen of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was one of three children. Brother of Flora Penaranda.
4He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia with a Bachelor's Degree.
5In 1940, he was employed in Washington D.C. as an economist for the Office of Strategic Forces for the United States in World War II. In 1941, he joined the United States Army Air Forces and went to London, England with other economists to determine effective targets to impair the German war effort.
6He earned a Master's Degree in 1947 and a doctorate in economics in 1954 both at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He was an assistant professor and served as a law clerk for Judge Charles E. Wyzanski Jr. of the United States District Court.
7He received a Fulbright Scholarship and Guggenheim Fellowship in 1955. In 1954, he was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He was named Chairman of the Academy's committee on International Security Studies in 1995. He was Chairman of the Federation of American Scientists in 1997.
8Father of two daughters, Jesse Kaysen and writer, Susanna Kaysen.
9He was a Professor of Economics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology for 34 years from 1976 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He was director of the prestigious Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton University from 1966 to 1976 in Princeton, New Jersey. He was also a professor at Harvard University from 1947 to 1966. He served two years as deputy national security adviser in the Kennedy administration at the White House in Washington D.C. from 1961 until 1963.


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