Luigi Einaudi

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Einaudi, Luigi


Born Mar. 24, 1874, in Carrù, near Cuneo; died Oct. 30, 1961, in Rome. Italian political and state figure; prominent economist.

Einaudi graduated from the University of Turin. He published a number of economics journals and taught at the universities of Milan and Turin. Between 1943 and 1945 he lived as an exile in Switzerland.

From 1945 to 1948, Einaudi was governor of the Bank of Italy. He became a member of the Consulta Nazionale (National Council) in 1945 and was elected to the Constituent Assembly as a Liberal in 1946. Einaudi served as vice-premier and minister of the budget in 1947 and 1948. He was the president of the republic from 1948 to 1955, when he was appointed a life member of the Senate.

An author of works on economics and finance, Einaudi was a member or honorary member of many academies and scholarly organizations, both in Italy and abroad.

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This symposium is a result of a conference, "Academia and Publishing," that took place at the Fondazione Luigi Einaudi in Turin, Italy, on May 31 and June 1, 2012 and was sponsored by the Fondazione CRT (Cassa di Risparmio di Torino).
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The economist, central-bank governor, finance minister, and president of the Italian Republic, Luigi Einaudi, pleaded the case in the immediate aftermath of the war: "If the European federation takes away from the individual states the power of running public works through the printing press, and limits them to expenses that are financed solely by taxes and voluntary loans, it will by that act alone have accomplished a great work.
The Order of Merit of the Italian Republic was founded as the senior order of knighthood by the 2nd President of the Italian Republic, Luigi Einaudi in 1951.
In the lists of expatriates, one can find the names of prominent intellectuals and politicians of the times, such as Luigi Einaudi (the future president of the first Italian Republic), Ernesto Rossi, Altiero Spinelli, and Umberto Terracini (the last three just freed after having spent several years in Fascist prisons), Adriano Olivetti and Arnoldo Mondadori, together with those of younger literati such as Franco Fortini, Giorgio Vigorelli, Giulio Einaudi, and Piero Chiara.
The Order of Merit of the Italian Republic was founded as the senior order of knighthood by the second Italian President Luigi Einaudi in 1951.
Just as a point of interest, he is the grandson of Luigi Einaudi, the first post-war president of Italy, although he makes light of it, saying he was born in 1955, three years after his grandfather left office, and was just six when he died.
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With that aborted attempt at resolution as justification, Asaad Shoman, Belize's minister of foreign affairs, in late May sent a letter to Luigi Einaudi, then acting secretary-general of the Organization of American States (OAS), accusing Guatemala of trying to delay a resolution indefinitely.
The musician and composer is the grandson of Luigi Einaudi who became the first prime minister of the Republic of Italy, in 1948.
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Here the famous like Luigi Einaudi, the austere economics professor and unimpeachable politician from Turin who became the president of his country, congregate with the not so famous -- Niccolo Gallo, for instance, the professorial antifascist of missionary zeal, depicted as refreshingly adolescenziale.