Anna J. Schwartz (19152012) was Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. She received her Ph.D. in economics from Columbia University.
Dr. Schwartz's books include The Growth and Fluctuation of the British Economy, 1790-1850 (with Arthur D. Gayer and Walt Rostow); A Monetary History of the United States, 1867-1960 (with Milton Friedman); Monetary Statistics of the United States (with Milton Friedman); Monetary Trends in the United States and the United Kingdom: Their Relation to Income, Prices, and Interest Rates, 1867-1975 (with Milton Friedman); The International Transmission of Inflation (with M. R. Darby, et al.); and Money in Historical Perspective.
She has been President of the Western Economic Association; Professor of Economics at City University of New York; and a Member of the Board of Editors for the American Economic Review; Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking; and Journal of Financial Services Research.