#54399 Overall Influence

I. M. Rubinow

Actuary and economist


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Isaac Max Rubinow was a leading theorist on social insurance and one of the most influential writers on the subject. Rubinow had an M.D., from New York University Medical School and held a Ph.D. in economics from Columbia University. His 1913 book, Social Insurance, was the most influential early work on social security. His work impacted a generation of social reformers, including President Theodore Roosevelt, who used Rubinow's work in drafting the Progressive Party platform in 1912. The Progressive Party was the first of its kind to call for social insurance.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

Columbia University

Private Ivy League research university in New York City

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