William D. Clark

Economist, Author

1916 – 1985

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Who was William D. Clark?

William D. Clark was an economist and public servant.

He was press secretary to Anthony Eden during the Suez Crisis, but resigned shortly afterwards. The first director of the Overseas Development Institute from 1960 to 1968, he then joined the World Bank. From 1974 to 1980 he was Vice President in Charge of External Affairs of that body.

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Born
1916
Featherstone
Also known as
  • William Clark
Nationality
  • England
Profession
Died
1985

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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